Crisis Support Worker

Job Reference: 74918
Posted: Thursday 11th July 2024
Closing Date: Friday 26th July 2024
Up to £12.00 per hour
Bradford, Yorkshire

Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in Bradford?


Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. We are currently recruiting crisis support workers for our Mental Health Crisis Service in Shipley, Bradford.


As a Crisis Support Worker you will be providing person centred recovery focused support to adults with mental health needs accessing our crisis service in Shipley, Bradford. You will work with service users to develop a recovery support plan based on their presenting needs, wishes and choices. You will provide direct support including therapeutic approaches, problem solving and practical support. The role also includes management of risk and close working with other organisations and carers. You will also assist people to move on from the service providing signposting support and working closely with other agencies including community assets.

As a Crisis Support Worker you will use a strengths based approach to supporting individuals with a range a needs from a variety of backgrounds.

Key responsibilities would be:

  • Providing strengths based, person centred support to adults experiencing a mental health or social crisis.
  • Develop crisis recovery support plans and risk assessments with support from the Team Leader.
  • Providing direct support, therapeutic and problem solving approaches on an individual basis.
  • Assisting with move-on and close inter-agency working.


You will be provided with a full induction and training to enable you to successfully carry out the role. You will also be provided with regular supervision and support from your line manager and Area Manager.


Creative Support offers a range of opportunities for staff including excellent training and career development.


Vacancy Reference Number: 74918

Applications for this role must be submitted via the Creative Support website using the above vacancy reference number


Full training is provided, as is the opportunity to work towards QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care. Benefits of working with Creative Support include a probationary bonus, pension contributions, 28 days Annual Leave and company paid enhanced DBS.


We are a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organization – Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Gold awarded.


We can only accept applications from candidates who are located in and eligible to work within the UK. – This post will not be open to Sponsorship under the UKVI scheme

Application Instructions:

To apply, candidates must complete the online application form located on our company website via the listing for the above reference numbered role. We do not accept CV’s as a method of application.

A list of all roles available can be located at:

Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying. We do not provide outcomes for unsuccessful applications.

For role or application queries please email

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3TS

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