Our Mission Enabling and supporting people to live full and independent lives

Ref: 19/29 – Women’s Mental Health Recovery Practitioner (Crosby Women’s Service)


Location: Merseyside Merseyside & Lancashire

Salary: £16,781.74 p.a.     

Hours: 37.5 hours per week Shift pattern Days /Waking nights

Job Reference: 19/29

Closing Date: 22/07/2019

Job Type: Work Role

Imagine Independence is a charity with a positive approach to mental health working to promote opportunities for people to live a full and independent life. We are proud to have the support of up to 150 volunteers and over 200 staff members to help those who need us.


Position:            Women’s Mental Health Recovery Practitioner (Crosby Women’s Service)

Job Reference: 19/29    Salary: £16,781.74 p.a.                             

37.5 hours per week Shift pattern Days /Waking nights


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated person to join Imagines’ Specialist Service portfolio.

Working as part of a team supporting women who have been discharged from secure services and have severe and enduring mental health diagnoses; this position provides specialist input to empower women to continue on their journey to independence and support them to achieve their full potential. The service delivered is a psychologically informed and therapeutically driven environment that puts women at the heart of their own recovery.

The ideal candidate will have experience/knowledge of women’s support, forensic or mental health services. Are you a motivated, positive person who wants to develop personally and support other women to live life to their full potential…if yes then we would love to hear from you. Full training and support will be provided.

The successful candidate will be provided with an on site induction course along with a comprehensive package of specialist training. The candidate will be trained to deliver a service based on the principals of Cognitive Analytical Therapy and supervised monthly by our psychotherapist to ensure a consistently high-level of informed practice.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a positive mindset to recovery and inclusion and is looking for an opportunity to part of a team committed to outstanding person centred delivery.

These posts are open to female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine Occupational qualification under the Equality Act 2010.

Completed application forms are to be returned by no later than the closing date/time by email to ldanson@imaginementalhealth.org.uk .

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

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

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Offers of employment are subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications: Monday 22nd July 2019

If you would like to discuss the post please contact Jo Whitfield, Head of Specialist service: jwhitfield@imagineindependence.org,uk

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