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Vacancies within Autism Outreach Service - County Londonderry, Tyrone and Fermanagh

Positive Futures

Carer Professions
£8.50 per hour
22.00
Positive Futures is Northern Ireland’s leading learning disability, acquired brain injury and autistic spectrum condition charity. We currently employ over 600 people throughout the island of Ireland.

Autism Outreach Workers support young people, aged 4 to 18, who are on the autistic spectrum condition, to take part in activities which meet their needs and aspirations. They will plan, coordinate and provide support to the young people they are supporting. Personal Assistants will provide support that has been planned.
Activities include cinema outings, cooking, swimming, arts and crafts and playing sports. We are looking to fill the following posts across different locations:

Autism Outreach Workers x 3
Post 1 - 15 hours/week – supporting young people in Lisnaskea, Trillick and as far as Belleek
Post 2 - 14 hours/week – supporting young people in Strabane, Derry city, Limavady and Dungiven areas
Post 3 – 22 hours/week – supporting young people in Omagh, covering Omagh, Strabane and Fintona areas

Temporary posts to March 2021 (subject to funding)
Hours are covered mainly in the afternoons and evenings during school times and during the day in school holidays

Personal Assistants
Post 1 – supporting young people in Lisnaskea, Trillick and as far as Belleek
Post 2 – supporting young people in Strabane, Derry city, Limavady and Dungiven areas
Post 3 – supporting young people in Omagh, covering Omagh, Strabane and Fintona areas
 
Activities will be in the afternoon and evenings during school times and during the day in school holidays.
Temporary posts to March 2021 (subject to funding)

If you can give us a commitment to put the people we support first, we can give you:

  • Up to 33 days holiday per year, pro rata
  • Generous sickness and maternity pay
  • 4% pension contribution
  • Employee discount card
  • A range of other benefits

Eligibility criteria apply to all benefits

To find out more about these positions and to apply online, visit www.positive-futures.net before midnight on Wednesday 31 July 2019.

 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (NIC101385).

Positive Futures operates a Smoke Free workplace.

Closing Date

Wednesday / 31 July 2019 11:59pm
11:59pm

Contact Details

2b Park Drive
Bangor
BT20 4JZ
United Kingdom