Activity Support Coordinator, Lisburn Family Service

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent part-time, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1372721

 Job Description

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

Do you believe that people with disabilities have the same rights as everybody else?

  • Do you believe they should have the same choices?
  • Do you want a job where you can really make a difference?


We have the following vacancy at our Family Service in Lisburn:


Activity Support Coordinator


20 hours per week

GBP 17, 121 per annum (this salary is based on 37.5 hours per week and will be pro-rated accordingly)



You will

  • co-ordinate, monitor and support activities for children and young people with a learning disability and their siblings which meet their individual needs and aspirations


You will have


  • 6 months’ experience of supporting young people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition.

  •  Have some experience of organising events or activities for young people.

  • Be registered with NISCC or committed to achieving this prior to commencement.

  • A full driving licence and access to a car insured for business purposes* to transport people supported

* This criteria is waived for candidates unable to meet it due to disability


Apply online: before midnight on Sunday 25 November 2018


Short Listed candidates will be invited to attend an information session on 5 December 2018 at 4-5pm in Positive Futures, 36 Crescent Business Park, Lisburn BT28 2GN


Interview date: 10 December 2018



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