Fermanagh Jobs September 2019

Location UK / Fermanagh

Job Type Permanent part-time

Salary See description

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1438875

 Job Description

Positive Futures is Northern Ireland’s leading learning disability, acquired brain injury and autistic spectrum condition charity.

The Lakeland Supported Living Service supports 8 individuals. With new referrals we are growing and looking for:

Support Workers
Enniskillen and Lisnaskea
Full time and part time contracts
£9.00 per hour

Female* Waking Night Support Workers
Enniskillen and Lisnaskea
Part time contracts
£9.00 per hour

* Gender in this vacancy is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with Article 10(2)(b)(i) of the Sex Discrimination (NI) Order 1976 (as amended).

You will work as part of a team to deliver support to individuals and allow them to live their lives the way they want in their own homes. The closing date for these positions is Monday 30 September 2019.


Brighter Futures is a Big Lottery funded early intervention project for children aged up to 12 years old with a disability and their families. Lakeland Family Support Service support children and young people aged 5-18 years old with a diagnosis of a learning disability.

Personal Assistants provide social opportunities and a range of activities such arts and crafts, cookery, swimming, sports, eating out, accompanying children to the cinema or soft play area, bowling, and going to the cinema and shops. We pride ourselves on being a person centred service and therefore our activities are planned around the children’s likes and abilities.

Personal Assistants
£8.50 per hour 
supporting young people in County Fermanagh

Family Worker (maternity cover for up to 1 year)
£20,118 full time equivalent
15 hours per week

The office is in Lisnaskea, but we plan to move to Enniskillen later this year.  Both posts will be required to travel locally as part of the role.

The closing date for the Personal Assistants and Family Worker is Tuesday 1 October 2019.

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

  • 4% employer pension contributions (eligibility criteria apply)
  • Employee discount card
  • Generous sickness and maternity pay
  • Loyalty benefits
  • Up to 33 days holiday per year

We are holding a recruitment event on Tuesday 17 September 2019 at Waterways Ireland, Enniskillen from 4pm – 8pm. Come along to find out more about Positive Futures, our vacancies and get support completing an application form.

To find out more about the recruitment event or to complete an application form, please click the apply now button.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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

Positive Futures operates a Smoke Free workplace.