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Band 5 Day Opportunities Co Ordinator Required in Newtownabbey

Job description

​First Tier contracted supplier across the NHS!

MPA are thrilled to be continuing to work alongside the NHS and we have an exciting opportunity for a Band 5 Day Opportunities Co-Ordinator in the Newtownabbey Area!

Where are you working?

This role will be based in Merville House in Newtownabbey

Hours of Work & Rate of Pay

Monday- Friday 9am- 5pm and will be £14.53 per hour and £0.56 per mile.

What does the job in involve?

The Day Opportunities Co Ordinator will work as a member of the team under the supervision of management staff to co-ordinate and monitor individual packages of community-based day services with statutory and community service providers.

A typical day will involve some of the following duties;

• Following the assessed needs determined. Plan, develop, implement, and coordinate individual packages of day provision and transport within the community.

• Participate in monitoring and reviewing individual programmes of care

• Establish goals on an individual basis to ensure maximum social inclusion

• Maintain an updated database of opportunities within the community to include further education, volunteering, supported employment, social enterprise and leisure

• Attend regular reviews of users and provide written reports of assessment

• Maintenance of records

Do you meet the criteria?

• 3 years paid employment experience working with adults with learning disability.

• Registered with NISSC.

• A full UK driving licence and access to a car with business insurance

• Willingness to do mandatory inhouse training.

• Must complete Enhanced Access NI check yearly.

How do you Apply?

If you think you meet the criteria, submit your CV to or if you could like any more information call our office on 02895211111 and speak with Shannen Gillespie.