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

Ref: 19/32 – Bridge Builder

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Location: Merseyside Merseyside & Lancashire

Salary: £18,023.86

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Job Reference: 19/32

Closing Date: 18/06/2019

Job Type: Work Role

Imagine Independence is a charity with a positive approach to mental health which works 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.

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Imagine is recruiting for a Bridge Builder role in the Knowsley area. Bridge Building support focuses on strengthening the quality of life for people with mental health problems. You will help individuals become less isolated and socially excluded through facilitating and supporting access to a range of community mainstream activities, including education, employment, health and appropriate groups and clubs.

You will have experience of working with people who have been excluded from mainstream society with a focus on recovery, person centred planning and empowerment.

You must be capable of building partnerships with community organisations in order to expand the range of possibilities for people accessing the service.

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

Completed application forms are to be returned by no later than the closing date to Liz Danson either by email to ldanson@imagineindependence.org.uk or post to Liz Danson, 25 Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BQ.

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

Closing date for applications:  Tuesday 18th June 2019

Interviews are currently scheduled to take place at 25 Hope Street, Liverpool.

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