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

Ref: 19/34 – Specialist Project Worker


Location: Greater Manchester Merseyside Merseyside & Lancashire

Salary: £18,250.00

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Job Reference: 19/34

Closing Date: 26/06/2019

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.

Based in: Wigan                                                                 

The post involves providing person-centred holistic support within the community in order to reduce re-offending.

There will be close partnership work with specialist services to access appropriate support.

The successful applicant will be highly motivated with the ability to work to recovery principals.

Ideally you will have experience of working with people described as having complex needs including substance misuse, alcohol dependency, mental health, offending profiles.

You will be based at our Wigan Hub – Olympic House, Platt Street, Platt Bridge, Wigan WN2 5DA.

A full induction programme will be provided.

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

Closing date: Wednesday 26th June 2019.

Return applications to jmatthews@imagineindependence.org.uk