Ref: 20/12 Specialist Support Worker (Transforming Care)

Based in: Padiham, Lancashire
Salary: £18,500 per annum / £9.46 per hour including holiday pay; payment for sleep-in shifts on a rota basis
Hours: 2 x Full Time posts plus Relief posts
Job Reference: 20/12
Closing Date: On-going

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 staff to support a group of men with complex needs who live in the Padiham area.

The men are looking for someone who has an interest in football, films, music, walking, going to the gym and who enjoys getting out and about.

You will need patience, resilience and determination to successfully ensure that this these men lead full and happy lives.

Hours of work will be across 7 days, including sleep-in shifts for which a separate payment will be paid. You will need to be able to work flexibly.

An Enhanced DBS Check is required for this post.

Completed application forms should be returned either by email to 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


Head Office: 25 Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BQ

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