Ref: 20/17 Female Mental Health Recovery Practitioners

Based in: Salford, Greater Manchester
Salary: £18,500.00 pa full time, pro rata for part time
Hours: Full time and part time hours available
Job Reference: 20/17
Closing Date: 3rd June 2020

Full Time - 37.5 hours per week. Full time shifts are worked in blocks of 4 on 4 off on a rolling rota.

Part Time - 21.5 hours per week.Working hours will include days, nights and weekends and will be flexible in order to meet the needs of the service.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for motivated people 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; these positions provide 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 candidates will have experience of women’s support, personality disorder, forensic or mental health services and a willingness to engage with the extensive training programme provided. The successful candidates will be provided with a standard induction course along with a comprehensive package of specialist training. The candidates 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.

These are fantastic opportunities for someone with a positive mindset to recovery and inclusion who is looking for an opportunity to be part of a team committed to outstanding person centred delivery. In return Imagine offer development opportunities across the UK, exposure to well-coordinated multi-disciplinary team working (including our collaborative team approach with CPNs and Psychiatrists) and the opportunity to work in a well resourced, well respected supportive team environment.

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 either by email to or post to the Hope Street address below.

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.

An enhanced DBS will be required for this post.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 3rd June 2020.

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


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