Imagine Independence is a third sector organisation that supports people to live full and meaningful lives. Imagine campaigns to promote the inclusion in society of individuals with a range of needs, from mental illness, learning disability, neurodiversity, and complex behaviour that challenges. Its portfolio of services is expanding and so this is a great time to join the organisation.
NHS England & NOMS have jointly commissioned a Housing & Accommodation Support Service for male offenders with a personality disorder diagnosis who are on the offender pathway. The service will be delivered via a joint service model including health, criminal justice and specialist third sector housing & accommodation partners.
Are you a motivated, positive person who wants to support others to achieve their full potential? If yes, we would love to hear from you. We are looking for Engager Workers to join our team, ideally you will have some experience of working with people with complex issues and knowledge/understanding of personality disorders.
If you have the following assets, we would like to hear from you:
- Experience of developing therapeutic relationships with individuals with a range of support and emotional needs
- Strong skills in supporting individuals
- Knowledge and experience of supporting individuals regarding securing accommodation and developing skills in relation to tenancy sustainment;
- A commitment to reducing repeat offending and improving psychological health & wellbeing.
In return, we will offer you comprehensive training / career development opportunities and excellent terms and conditions. For further details and to download an application form and job description, please visit our website: https://www.imagineindependence.org.uk/work-with-us/current-vacancies/
Our benefits include contributory pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and career development opportunities.
An enhanced DBS will be required for this post.
Imagine aims to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community
Hours: 37.5 Hours - (Full time shifts are worked in blocks of 4 on 4 off, on a rolling rota and will include days, nights and weekends, flexibility is essential, shifts will be discussed at interview)