Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at Chrysalis.

WORK FOR US!

If you’re looking for a support worker role like no other, Chrysalis has the career for you.

Chrysalis is no ordinary place to work. This is a place that’s unique.

Forget support worker jobs that are all about the same routine, day in, day out – no two days here are the same. We can promise you something really different – something that will bring a smile to your face every time you come to work.

From our resource bases in Wigton and Carlisle, Chrysalis supports adults with disabilities, with a strong focus on those with learning disabilities, to live their best lives. We want the people we support to be active and independent.

We want you to work with individuals to develop and build on people’s abilities, enabling them to develop their strengths and interests, and to have an active role in their community.

Experience is preferred but not essential. We want you to have positive values and a willingness to learn and develop in your role.

THE HOURS

Part time, full time and relief hours available – including days, weekends, overnights and sleepovers

THE REWARDS

Our benefits package is among the best in our sector. It includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Extensive induction and training opportunities
  • Contributory pension
  • 30 days holiday (including bank holidays) rising to 35 days
  • Wellness programme and support
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Car parking option
  • Blue Light Discount Card eligibility
  • Chrysalis Wholefood Shop staff discount

HOW DO I APPLY?

You can apply directly online using any of the application links on this page. You can also request a Job Description & Employee Specification for any of the roles by phoning 0169763 44751 or emailing our HR Department

VACANCIES

**New** Development Manager

The hours: Negotiable

Plus, on call as part of a rota system for the whole organisation

The salary: £27,000 per annum pro rata

Are you?

  • Enthusiastic
  • A great communicator
  • Passionate about inspiring people to achieve their goals
  • A keen networker

Chrysalis support adults with a strong focus on those with learning disabilities, to live their best lives. We work with the people we support to be active and independent and ensure we provide a wide range of enjoyable and developmental opportunities.

We are seeking to recruit an innovative activity development manager to drive forward our activity provision across 7 days a week and evenings.

Part of this role will be for you to have the ability to think outside the box and be creative to ensure that the people we support are having the best experiences and given great opportunities which may not be available to them currently.  

You will identify and develop opportunities for people to have access to and be supported to education/ further learning through various enterprise schemes.

You will develop professional relationships with all stakeholders and also engage with networking on behalf of Chrysalis.

The provision of supported Holidays is also a key element of this role to ensure individuals have access to a range of supported opportunities to have a break, just like everyone else.

You will already have experience of provision of high-quality Support for individuals and experience of supportive and effective line management of teams. You will be self-motivated, able to work on your own and as part of a team and have reporting skills to demonstrate the achievement of key outcomes.

THE REWARDS

Our benefit package is among the best in the sector. It includes

  • Full training
  • A competitive salary
  • Contributory pension
  • Wellness support package
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • 30 day’s holidays (including bank holidays) rising to 35 days
  • Additional training opportunities

For more information or an informal chat, please contact Rachel Chebbi on 016973 44751 or Email hr@chrysalis-cumbria.co.uk

Chrysalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming application from all sections of the community                      

  To Join our Team, Apply Now

Closing Date: 22nd May 2024

**NEW** Learning and Development Manager

Set a goal that makes you want to jump out of bed in the morning

We can help with that!

If it’s the buzz to inspire, motivate and help people achieve their best then we may have something of interest for you that’s certainly worth getting out of bed for !

Are you?

  • Enthusiastic
  • A great communicator
  • Passionate about inspiring people to achieve their goals
  • A keen networker

We have an exciting opportunity for a Learning and Development Manager

The hours: 22.5 hours per week, to be worked flexibly dependent upon business need

The salary: £27,000 per annum, pro rata

Chrysalis support adults with a strong focus on those with learning disabilities, to live their best lives. We work with the people we support to be active and independent and ensure we provide a wide range of enjoyable and developmental opportunities.

In order for us to deliver great care and support we need a team of truly motivated and highly skilled staff and volunteers to work with individuals to achieve their goals

We are seeking to recruit a Learning and Development Manager who will be responsible for the design co-ordination and successful implementation of all learning and development programmes throughout the organisation across all relevant stakeholder groups

A core element of this role will be to design, implement and monitor a high-quality programme of learning and continuing professional development for all staff in accordance with organisational, national and legislative requirements. It will also include direct training delivery and the ability to write reports capturing both qualitative and quantitative data.

You will already have experience in a learning and development role. and be self-motivated, have the ability to work as part of a team and also on own initiative and have good planning and organisational skills with high levels of flexibility in your approach.

THE REWARDS

Our benefit package is among the best in the sector. It includes

  • Full training
  • A competitive salary
  • Contributory pension
  • Wellness support package
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • 30 day’s holidays (including bank holidays) rising to 35 days
  • Additional training opportunities

For more information or an informal chat, please contact Emma Jackson on 016973 44751 or Email hr@chrysalis-cumbria.co.uk

Chrysalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All relevant posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming application from all sections of the community.                       

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applicants are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

  To Join our Team, Apply Now

Closing Date: 22nd May 2024

Supported Living Support Worker Vacancy

Full Time

  • £12.00 per hour
  • Double Time Bank Holidays
  • £50 sleep in rates

Chrysalis support adults with disabilities, with a strong focus on those with learning disabilities, to live their best lives.

This opportunity is on the outskirts of Wigton supporting Individuals to live as independently as they can within their own shared, fabulous farmhouse. This includes promoting ‘at life’ skills and a range of activities. We want the people we support to be active and independent.

Full training will be provided so no experience in support work is required.

 We are looking for people with the right attitude, skills and interests who are passionate about working with people.

Support is provided 24/7 so various hours and shifts are available.

THE REWARDS

Our benefit package is among the best in the sector. It includes

  • Full training
  • A competitive salary
  • Contributory pension
  • Double time on bank holidays
  • Wellness support package
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • 30 day’s holidays (including bank holidays) rising to 35 days
  • Additional training opportunities

For more information or an informal chat, please contact Rachel Chebbi on 016973 44751

Chrysalis (Cumbria) Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our clients and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received.  We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.

Community Activities Support Worker Vacancy (Wigton & Carlisle)

Full Time, Part Time and Relief hours available

£12.00 per hour

Chrysalis support adults with disabilities, with a strong focus on those with learning disabilities, to live their best lives.

From our base in Wigton, Chrysalis supports adults with disabilities, with a strong focus on those with learning disabilities, to live their best lives. We want the people we support to be active and independent.

We want you to work with individuals to develop and build on people’s abilities, enabling them to develop their strengths and interests and to have an active role in their community.

The role will include Supporting individuals to undertake activities in the community such as Swimming, going to the cinema, walking, cycling sailing, supporting people to socialise, gain confidence and develop their skills.

Full training will be provided so no experience in support work is required.

 We are looking for people with the right attitude, skills and interests who are passionate about working with people.

THE REWARDS

Our benefit package is among the best in the sector. It includes

  • Full training
  • A competitive salary
  • Contributory pension
  • Double time on bank holidays
  • Wellness support package
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • 30 day’s holidays (including bank holidays) rising to 35 days
  • Additional training opportunities

For more information or an informal chat, please contact Rachel Chebbi on 016973 44751

Chrysalis (Cumbria) Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our clients and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received.  We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.

OTHER AVAILABLE ROLES

We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to work relief hours at your resource bases in Wigton or Carlisle in the following roles :

**New** Relief Support Worker in The Wholefoods Shop – Wigton £10.90-£11.05 (Level 2) per hour

Relief Support Worker – Carlisle £12.00 (Level 2) per hour

Relief Support Worker – Wigton £12.00 (Level 2) per hour

Relief Supported Living Support Workers – Wigton £12.00 (Level 2) per hour .

We may also have relief hours available within our Outreach service in the following areas

  • Relief Support Workers – Wigton £12.00 (Level 2) per hour
  • Relief Support Worker – Maryport area £12.00 (Level 2) per hour
  • Relief Support Worker- Cockermouth area £12.00 (Level 2) per hour
  • Relief Support Worker- Silloth area £12.00 (Level 2) per hour

Experience is preferred but not essential as full training is provided.

We are looking for people with the right attitude, skills and interests who are passionate and enthusiastic about working with people.

Full Driving Licence & Business Use insurance are essential

Contact us for a Job Description & Employee Specification

for any of the above opportunities:

016973 44751 or 📧 hr@chrysalis-cumbria.co.uk

Or apply directly via our online Application Form

Visit our Facebook page:  @chrysaliscumbria1984

Chrysalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

Covid 19 considerations: LFTs in line with guidance (provided). Temperature checks. PPE provided.