Join the team!


As a charity, we rely on support from members of the public to continue our work across Lancashire and Sefton. Our staff and volunteers are the backbone of the organisation.  We are a small but dedicated team of individuals, each with our own part to play in the continued success of the organisation.  

Our staff are well trained and experienced professionals who work hard to ensure the charity delivers key services for those living with sight loss.  Our volunteers are essential to us, they currently contribute around 50,000 hours to us every year.  With many differing roles, requiring different skills and experience, we are always looking for new volunteers to get involved!


Come and work with us!  

If we have any current employment vacancies, they are listed below. To find out more about a job vacancy, please follow the links on the job adverts to download further information and an application form.


Latest Paid Roles 


Community Fundraiser

We are looking for an experienced Fundraiser who can nurture local relationships, build the great work we’ve already started, and seize the opportunities to increase our fundraising presence and reputation. For more information please download a job description by clicking here.


Receptionist/Administrator

Galloways is seeking to appoint a part-time receptionist/Administrator. The post is based at our offices in Penwortham, Preston. Your role will be providing reception and administrative duties to support the delivery of needs-led services to people affected by sight loss. For more information please download a job description by clicking here.


Sight Loss Advisor (Morecambe)

Our Sight Advice Centre is often the first point of contact for help, advice and guidance, enabling people and their families and carers to cope with the practical and emotional issues caused by sight loss As a member of our team of Sight Loss Advisors you will help clients access our range of services, equipment, assistive technology, information and emotional support. For more information please download a job description by clicking here.


Volunteer Roles

Our incredible team of volunteers support everything we do at Galloway’s, from gardening and painting to fundraising and administration. We couldn’t do our work without the help of people like you – and we know that together, we really improve the lives of children and adults with sight loss. Volunteering is also a great way to meet new people and gain valuable work experience, developing new skills and confidence; in many instances we will provide you with a reference if required.

At the moment we are particularly in need of:

  • Minibus Drivers in the Morecambe Area
  • People who can help in the delivery of our Assistive Technology courses, helping those with sight loss use IT to assist in their daily living
  • People who can help at our Tuesday Drop-In service at Penwortham, Preston

For more information about becoming a Galloway’s volunteer, please call 01772 744148 or email enquiries@galloways.org.uk

 

What people say...

“I honestly think I get far more back than I give. Galloway‘s is a place full of warmth and friendliness. It’s a great opportunity to meet so many wonderful people and I feel privileged to be part of the team.”

June, from Garstang