We currently have a variety of Public Sector roles available in Ballymena and the surrounding areas. Check out all of the vacancies below or get in touch with your local branch to discuss the opportunities we are currently recruiting for in your area.


Senior Practitioner

Senior Practitioner role available to deliver effective advocacy, engagement and involvement to the public, patients, carers, and families across Northern Ireland. Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm with hourly rate of £16.52 per hour. This role can be based in either Ballymena, Belfast, Lurgan and Omagh depending on preference. 

Social Worker

Social Workers urgently required for various positions throughout Ballymena, Antrim, Ballyclare, Larne, Carrick, Newtownabbey, Magherafelt and Cookstown. Part time and full-time hours available. Newly qualified candidates will be supported through AYE with ongoing training and supervision. Hourly rate of £13.12 – £20.99 depending on shift worked. This is a perfect opportunity to gain experience in your preferred Social Work field.

Nursing Auxiliaries

Nursing Auxiliaries required for Antrim Area to help with various hospital ward cover. Successful candidates can enjoy full or part time hours that work around your own availability as you pick up shifts that suit your lifestyle. Hourly rate of £9.50 – £17.38, depending on shift worked. 

Band 6 Minor Works Officer

We are excited to be recruiting for a Band 6 Minor Works Officer on behalf of our client in Antrim. This role will be working as part of the Operational Engineering Team within Estate Services. Successful applicants will be offered full time hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday for a period of 4 months with possible extension. The rate of pay will be £16.52 per hour.

Band 3 Outpatients Receptionist

First Choice Ballymena are currently recruiting for a part time Band 3 Outpatients Receptionist to work in our public sector client in Antrim. The hours of work will be 30 hours working between Monday and Friday. The role will start on 22nd August and will be for 6 months with possible extension. For more information contact Esther or Stacey on 02825 648477


Visit our current vacancies to see all of the exciting positions we currently have available or contact your local branch today to speak with one of our consultants and arrange a fast track registration.