Working With Us

Here at the Child Brain Injury Trust, we pride ourselves on having a dedicated and hardworking team of staff and volunteers who work tirelessly every day to promote the charity and support children, young people, their families cope with acquired brain injury. We are also a proud to be the first point of contact for professionals, looking for advice and information to help them support the young people they work with.

If you are interested in working with our dedicated team of staff, please review the available vacancies below or check out our volunteering page.

Please note, we do not respond to unsolicited approaches from recruitment agencies or media.

Child & Family Support Coordinator

Full time
Location: Belfast Office (with travel throughout the region)
Salary: £22,000

The Child Brain Injury Trust has an exciting post available for a talented individual in Northern Ireland.
Do you have experience of working with families in a community setting?
Do you have an interest in helping find solutions for families in difficult circumstances?
Do you have excellent networking skills?
You will build a community-based, regional support project for children/young people who have been affected by acquired brain injury (ABI), and their families, to provide emotional and practical support and to help them move towards self-management of their condition. The post will include regular travel to local hospitals and throughout Northern Ireland.
You will need an understanding of building effective support networks locally. If you have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work with minimum supervision we are keen to hear from you. You will need to be empathetic, patient and organised, able to engage children/young people and, above all, treat people with respect and dignity at all times. If this sounds like you we want to hear from you. Knowledge and experience of working with children/young people with ABI is also a distinct advantage, but full training will be provided.

Please read further application information and job description here

Application is by submitting a detailed CV and covering letter, outlining your interest in the role and mapping your knowledge, skills and experience to the job description and person specification.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Beth Strachan on 07885200775.

All applications should be sent to the following email address by 9am Monday 20th February 2017:
The Child Brain Injury Trust implements child protection, confidentiality and equal opportunities policies

Closing Date: 9am Monday 20th February 2017
Interview dates: 8th & 9th March 2017
Interview location: Belfast


Regional Fundraising Officer  

Full time
Location: Midlands and the North (Home based with regular travel across the region)
Salary: £25,000

The Child Brain Injury Trust is looking to appoint a Fundraising Officer for Midlands and the North to generate unrestricted income through managing existing and developing new relationships with corporate supporters, individuals and groups.

Ideally, you will have experience in working within a similar role but must have a demonstrable track record of meeting targets, nurturing relationships and experience of event management within a charity/sales/marketing environment.

The successful candidate must have the ability to manage a number of partnerships whilst developing opportunities for new supporters. A real self-starter, attention to detail and the ability to work to deadlines are a pre-requisite. There will be an expectation to raise in access of £100,000 per annum working to agreed income and activity plans.

To find out more, please view the application information and job description here


To apply for the role, please send your CV and a covering letter to  The deadline is Friday 10th February 2017, with interviews taking place on Wednesday 1st March 2017 at a location in Birmingham City Centre.  It is anticipated that candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified by Monday 12th February by email.

The Child Brain Injury Trust implements child protection, confidentiality and equal opportunities policies

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