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Ref: 19/09 – Support Worker (Female)

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Location: Merseyside & Lancashire

Salary: £18,000 pro rata / £9.21 per hour (plus potential for sleep-in payment)

Hours: Full time, Part time and Relief hours are available

Job Reference: 19/09

Closing Date: 22/02/2019

Job Type: Work Role

 * Car Driver essential *    *Based in Blackburn area*                                                           

                                                                                                                     

 Imagine Independence is an experienced provider of community based mental health and learning disability services across the North West.

Our work involves delivering personalised care and support to people in their home and community, helping them gain skills and confidence to achieve greater independence, access socially inclusive opportunities, improve their health and wellbeing and support in all aspects of daily living.

We work with people with mental health needs, learning disabilities and autism.

We are looking to recruit female staff to support a young woman who currently lives in the Blackburn area.

Applicants must be able to drive and enjoy music, watching musicals, swimming and walking.

You will need patience, resilience and determination to successfully ensure that this energetic and lively young lady leads a full and happy life.

This post is best suited to people with previous experience in health or social care setting.

Hours of work will be across a 7-day period, requiring sleep-ins, unsociable hours and flexibility.

If you are looking to be involved in this exciting new project, we look forward to hearing from you.

An Enhanced DBS Check is required for this post.

Completed application forms should be returned before the closing date either by email to jforrester@imagineindependence.org.uk or by post to Imagine Independence, Suite 306 Riverway House, Morecambe Road, Lancaster, LA1 2RX.

Please note that we shortlist from received application forms only, we do not accept CVs.

Our benefits include a contributory company pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and career development opportunities.

Imagine Independence aims to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.