Registered Charity No: 216092

Communication & Fundraising Manager (Maternity cover)

You will manage, coordinate and monitor all of the Beacon Centre’s communication and marketing channels as well as oversee its fundraising and events function. You will be able to work across traditional and digital platforms including our website and social media using them to spread the message about Beacon and boost our fundraising opportunities. We want a creative thinker with first rate communication skills who is a leader that can manage staff and volunteers.

Hours:  Full time 37.5 hours per week but willing to negotiate hours with a Salary of: £35,000 per annum pro rata.         

A DBS Check is required for this post.

Please apply by sending a CV to    

For any further information please call 01902 880111


Optometrist (Part-Time)

As an Optometrist, you’ll not only be responsible for the Clinical service, but you will be heavily involved in the commercial development too, which means bringing great new ideas and initiatives and marketing your department effectively ensuring that sales increase. Benefits include Pension Scheme, Simply Health Plan and 25 holidays plus Bank holidays pro rata. Please apply by CV to:

Contract type: Part-time 15 Hours per week (Monday 08.30-17.30 Thursday 12.30-19.30 to include a 30 minute lunch break) plus additional hours of 1 Saturday in 4 (9:00 – 14.30)

Salary: £48,000 per annum pro rata

Telephone number: 01902 880111

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Assistant Manager – Penkridge

Are you looking for a new role?
If you are flexible, creative and have a can do attitude we are looking for you.
We have an assistant manager vacancy at our Penkridge store that is suitable for someone able to work when required between Mondays and Saturdays.

Find out more by calling Robert Evans on 01902 880 111 or send your application form to

Job Description – Assistant Shop Manager Penkridge

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Bloxwich store – manager

Have you got retail experience and looking for a new challenge?
We have a vacancy for a shop manager in our Bloxwich store.
You will need to be flexible, creative, an inspiring manager of both staff and volunteers and have a can do attitude. This role is suitable for someone able to work Mondays to Saturdays.
Find out more by ringing Robert Evans on 01902 880 111 or email your application form to

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Job Description – Shop Manager – Bloxwich 32.5 hrs

Day Centre Volunteer – Stourbridge

Would you like to meet new people and make a difference to someone living with sight loss?
We’ve got some volunteer day centre roles which have just become available at our Stourbridge site.
You’ll be able to help deliver social and leisure activities to our service users. If you think you could offer support this could be the role for you.
Find out more on the document below or ring Jackie Tromans on 01384 440 333
day centre volunteer – Stourbridge

Home Visiting Volunteer

Could you befriend someone living with sight loss?

We are looking for volunteers for our home visiting service. You’ll get to go and meet people living with sight loss in their own home and provide social company.
If you are friendly and like to meet new people this could be the role for you.
You can find out more on the document below or ring Becky Sinar on 01384 440 333.Beacon – Home Visiting

Grants and Trust Support Volunteer

Would you like to help organise Beacon events and research new grant guidance?
We’ve got a new volunteer role available with flexible hours that could suit you.
Find out more on the link below or contact Becky on 01902 880 111.

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Community Voice Volunteer

Could you help us shout about the work that the Beacon Centre is doing? We are after some new community voice volunteers to help us spread the work about sight loss.

Find out more on the link below or call Becky on 01902 880 111.

Community Voice volunteers

Sight friendly volunteer

Would you like to help us work with partnership organisations to assist those with sight loss? Maybe you could be one of our sight friendly volunteers.

Our current vacancies include helping the Grand Theatre look after guide dogs while their owners are enjoying a show.

To find out more click on the link below or call Becky Sinar on 01902 880 111.
Sight Friendly Volunteer

Volunteer Driver’s Mate

Have you got some free time to help our van drivers when they are out and about collecting goods for our shops?
We are after a driver’s mate. Contact Becky on 01902 880 111 or or find out more on the link below:
Volunteer Drivers Mate

Weekend Kitchen Assistant

12 hours per week – £7.50 per hour

Saturday & Sunday – 7.30am to 2.00pm

The ideal candidate will have proven kitchen/catering and customer service experience. They will ensure that the establishment is maintained in a clean and healthy state and will assist with food and drink preparation as required.

If you are interested in applying for the above vacancy, please fill in the application form and return to



Coffee Bar Assistant Part-Time

Prepare and serve teas/coffees and drinks as required within the bar. Cash handling and cashing up the till at the end of the day. Open and close the cafe bar. General cleaning duties with work place left clean and tidy. Washing up/drying up using dishwashing facilities provided. To undertake any other work that may be reasonably requested for the benefit of the organisation whilst not changing the grade or purpose of the post.

This post requires full flexibility with working hours over 7 days. 17.5 hours per week between Monday – Sunday, and may be subject to a DBS Check

To apply, please fill in an application form and return to HR Department.

Salary will be National minimum Wage

Required education:

  • Secondary education