HERIB has a proud history of over 140 years of supporting local people with sight loss.

Working for us means you will be part of an organisation that:

  • Is the leading provider of services for people with sight loss in Hull & the East Riding.
  • Is committed to being a contributing factor in helping people with sight loss and empowering them to improve their overall quality of life.
  • Provides an ongoing programme of training and development for its staff.
  • Is committed to employing disabled people.
  • Is an equal opportunities employer.
  • Provides a package of staff benefits including a basic health plan, sick pay and holiday entitlement.

HERIB receives many enquiries from individuals wishing to work at the charity. Whilst vacancies are rare, they do arise occasionally and all current vacancies are always posted on our website so please check back regularly.

Please note: Due to the number of enquiries received, we are unable to keep CV’s or letters of application on file.

Vacancy : Minibus Driver/Activity Co-ordinator

HERIB is currently seeking a Minibus Driver/Activity Coordinator to work in our Day Centres.

Hours:   21 hours

Days:    Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays (9.30am – 4.30pm)

Pay:      £7.37

Duties: To drive HERIB minibus to collect attendees of the Day Groups, participate in afternoon activities; help serve lunches and refreshments, complete daily records.

Personal specification: Good driving skills, Clean driving license, good communication skills, adaptable and flexible, ability to work with minimal direction and supervision

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 30th April 2014

Interview date: Friday 2nd May 2014

Applicants should send a cover letter together with the details of two referees and a full CV to or post to Julie Woolley, Services Manager, HERIB, Beech holme, Beverley Road, Hull, HU5 1NF

For information on this vacancy please phone 01482  342297 or email:

You may wish to consider alternative ways to work with HERIB including:

Work placement