£9.40 per hour
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for the chance to gain real work place experience? If so, Thomas Pocklington Trust have the perfect opportunity for you!

Thomas Pocklington Trust is a charity committed to increasing awareness and understanding of the needs of people with sight loss and to developing and implementing services which meet their needs and improve lives. Moving forward, the charity will strive to champion needs, provide change leadership, seek out gaps in service provision and with the cooperation of like-minded partner organisations, prioritise actions aimed at addressing identified deficiencies.

We are currently looking to provide internship opportunities to individuals with visual impairments who are seeking work experience in London lasting typically between 3-6 months. This position is for 36 hours per week and has a salary of £9.40 per hour.

This role will be of interest to you if you are looking to:


  • Improve your confidence.
  • Learn and develop skills.
  • Deliver positive changes for people with sight loss.
  • Gain further employment.
  • Gain experience working within the charity sector.

Who are we looking for?

To be considered for our internship scheme you will have the have the following requirements:



  • 16 and over
  • Right to work in UK
  • GCSE or equivalent

And the following attributes:



  • Communication and Teamwork
  • Planning and organising
  • Punctuality
  • Initiative and adaptability


Taking on an apprenticeship with Thomas Pocklington Trust not only gives you the chance to get invaluable work experience but also the chance to improve your confidence. In return for your hard work we are currently offering a highly competitive hourly rate of £9.40.


This is a fantastic opportunity for you to take the first steps in your career, if you feel you have the skills and experience to excel as part of our scheme and for a full list of our internship opportunities please click apply!

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.