Support Worker

Employer Information

MACS Supporting Children and Young People


T: 028 90 313 163



Do you have 6 Months’ experience (paid or voluntary) of supporting people in a caring role and a full current driving license with access to a car?

MACS provides 24/7 supported housing for young people leaving care who are aged between 16 and 21. Young people can live with us for up to 2 years before moving into the community. Support Workers provide an accessible point of contact at night and weekends to promote the protection and safeguarding of young people living at MACS and help them to build skills and confidence to maintain their own homes.

PLEASE NOTE: These roles are predominantly Waking Night shifts.

Posts Available: Full Time, Permanent Posts (x2 Lisburn, x2 Downpatrick, x1 Newry)
Salary: £11.64 per hour (£21,790 per annum & pension at 4% of salary)
Benefits: MACS Pension contribution of 4% of salary; up to 41 days annual leave (including bank holidays); enhanced paid leave for Sick, Maternity and Carers leave; paid training days per year; Flexible and remote working options available.
Closing Date: Tuesday 30th April 2024 at 09.30am.

Please see attached Job Description and Person specification for essential skills and knowledge required for the post and click apply to submit an Application Form.

See attached Recruitment Guidance notes and Why Work For MACS with more information, or email if you have any further queries.

MACS is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit and all offers of employment are subject to an Access NI Disclosure Check.  


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