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 Relief and Bank Staff (Zero hours contract)  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.

Support Worker Employee Specification

Support Worker Job Description

Application Form

We are also seeking to recruit an additional Team Leader to join our management team.

You will already have significant experience within the learning disabilities field and be committed to providing high quality management and supervision of support workers, therefore experience of managing staff is required.

Experience of the provision of positive approaches where individuals with complex needs may require specialist support and the management of the delivery of ‘support at home’ services would be an advantage.

Access to own vehicle for work with appropriate business use insurance is essential.

Closing date: Friday 6th May 2016

Team Leader Employee Specification

Team Leader Job Description

Application Form

For further information on the above positions, please contact Claire Doherty, CEO.

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

All posts will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.