Employment Opportunities

We believe in supporting and encouraging staff, volunteers and members to meet their full potential.  We don’t just rely on formal training but encourage development to be at the heart of everything we do.

We encourage a culture of learning whether new to our sector or experienced, we believe everyone can learn more.

We also believe in sharing our expertise and experiences with others, whether an organisation, a carer or just interested you could join us and learn more about supporting those with learning disabilities or dementia.

We are always looking to recruit staff to join our team of Support Workers.

Are you imaginative, good humoured, warm, flexible, reliable, motivated and looking for a rewarding career? Then come and work with us at Chrysalis.  Our organisation enables people with learning disabilities to live active, exciting and independent lives with the support of people just like you.

Experience isn’t essential as we provide great training, improving people’s lives through enthusiasm and a commitment to supporting others is. Support is provided in a range of community settings and in people’s own homes.

So if you are able to provide respectful, person centred support and keen to show us how you could enhance people’s lives please apply.

For further information please contact Claire Doherty, CEO.

Support Worker Employee Specification

Support Worker Job Description

Application Form


Salary – £28485 – £31632

Full Time Hours

Chrysalis is an organisation that works with passion and integrity supporting adults with disabilities with a special focus on learning disabilities. This is an exciting time for us as we implement our ambitious strategic plan

The Board of Trustees are looking to appoint two Senior Managers with excellent proven management skills and a real passion to drive the organisation forward.

Working closely with the CEO you will form an integral part of shaping the future of our services.

The Business Manager will be responsible for our current business and its further development to include enterprise such as our Wholefood Shop, business development and community engagement across the organisation.

The Service Delivery Manager will be responsible for the delivery of our services, which include a wide range of community activities, specialist provision, innovative packages of support and outreach.

Do you think you have the skills to make a difference? If so please contact our CEO Claire Doherty on 016973 44751 for further information and a discussion.

Business Manager – Application Covering Letter

Business Manager – Person Specification

Business Manager – Job Description

Service Delivery Manager – Application Covering Letter

Service Delivery Manager – Person Specification

Service Delivery Manager – Job Description

Application Form

Client Information Pack

Annual Report

Closing date for applications – noon on 29th February 2016

Interviews to be held on 14th and/or 15th March 2016

Please note we do not accept CV’s, for an application pack: Tel 016973 44751, or e-mail info@chrysalis-cumbria.co.uk

All posts will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.