Rehabilitation Worker (Visual Impairment)
Help people with visual impairments lead normal lives.
5 (equivalent to foundation degree)
- Typical length
- 24 months
- Current funding band
Up to £12,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer. Candidates will have to pass background and security checks.
- What apprentices will learn
- assessing the needs of people with visual impairments
- group and individual rehabilitation
- support and awareness training for people with visual impairments
- evaluating the effects visual impairment and/or deaf-blindness have on people
- training, educating and supporting people to use assistive and standard technology
- apprentices without level 2 (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C) English and maths will need to achieve this before taking the end-point assessment
- Professional registration
Apprentices will be eligible to apply to join the Rehabilitation Workers Professional Network.
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.