We are about to open a unique 24hr independent living opportunity on the outskirts of Wigton.
Chrysalis is a local organisation that works with passion and integrity supporting adults with disabilities (with a special focus on learning disabilities) to live active, exciting and independent lives.
We are looking for outstanding individuals to join our team in leading and delivering excellence in support.
Independent Living Manager
£23,750 Full time – 40hrs per week
To lead the day to day operation of this new opportunity ensuring a positive culture, with high standards to empower and motivate our dynamic team and the people we enable and support.
You will also shape the ongoing development of outreach, holidays and support at home provision.
Candidates should have significant experience within the learning disabilities field and commitment to providing quality supervision and management.
Full time, Part-time and Relief staff
Up to £8.10 per hour (with sleep over allowance where applicable)
We are looking for a number of enthusiastic staff to provide creative and enabling support for people in their new home, ensuring individual potential is achieved.
Support will be person-centred including a range of home and community based activities.
Previous experience in this field is an advantage but not essential, positive values and a willingness to learn and develop are!
Various shifts are available and will include some weekends, overnights and sleepovers.
As a valued employee you will have access to:
- 30 days holiday increasing with service
- Employee support service and healthcare benefit scheme
- Child care vouchers
- Extensive training opportunities
For informal discussion, please contact Dee Carruthers, Supported Living Project Manager.
Closing date for applications: 3rd May 2017 5pm
Chrysalis (Cumbria) Ltd, Leaside, Longthwaite Road, Wigton, CA7 9JR
Charity no. 1116125