Autism Outreach Worker, Fermanagh

Closing date: 
28 Aug 2017
Positive Futures is the leading charity for people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition and their families.

• Would you describe yourself as a people person with a caring nature?
• Do you want a job where you can make a real difference to someone’s life?
• Do you believe that people with a disability should have the same rights and choices as everyone else?

We have a vacancy within our Autism Outreach Service in Fermanagh:

Autism Outreach Worker
Fixed Term until 28 February 2019 with possibility of extension
 £14,356 FTE
22 hours per week (to include evenings and weekends)

You will
• Support adults and/or children with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition to take part in activities which meet their individual needs and aspirations.

You will need
• 6 months’ experience of supporting children / young people in recreational activities in a paid or voluntary capacity
• Experience of implementation of Care Plans / Person Centred Support Plans
• Ability to travel independently*

* Positive Futures defines this as being a car driver or having access to a form of transport which will permit the applicant to meet the demands of the post.


To apply, please visit our website www.positive-futures.net

Closing Date: 28 August 2017 at 23:59

Information session for short listed candidates: 4 September 2017 at 15:00

Interview Date: 7 September 2017

 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (NIC101385)

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Holly Dunne