Ref: 20/37 Floating Support Worker (Transforming Care)

Based in: Lancaster
Salary: £18,500.00 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Job Reference: 20/36
Closing Date: Ongoing

We require an experienced, highly motivated Floating Support Worker to provide person centred support for a number of service users who have been discharged into the community after spending lengthy periods detained in hospital as well as providing Home Care for people with less intensive support needs who live in Lancaster.

If you want to work for a forward thinking organisation, working alongside dedicated colleagues who are truly transforming and improving peoples lives then we want to hear from you.

You will need to enjoy working with people, be understanding, resilient and most of all believe that decent futures are possible for people with challenging and complex needs.

You will be required to work on a rota including sleep overs and week end working.

We will provide comprehensive training, excellent support structures, a contributory pension scheme, career development opportunities and excellent terms and conditions.

Transforming Care Practitioners will have the opportunity to work in a person centred way with individuals with learning disability, neurological impairments, autistic spectrum, mental health and complex behavioural needs.

These posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Offers of employment are subject to satisfactory DBS check.

Completed application forms are to be returned by no later than the closing date/time either by email to or post to Julie Forrester, Imagine Independence, Suite 306 Riverway House, Morecambe Road, Lancaster, LA1 2RX..

For an informal chat about this job, please ring Kirsten Smith (Service Manager on 07774638860, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)

An enhanced DBS will be required for this post.

Closing date for applications: Ongoing

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