Richard Jones

Richard Jones

Richard began working in health & social care in 2005 as a support worker for adults with a learning disability in Chorley. Richard then trained as a Social Worker in 2011 and worked in children’s services in St Helens for 4 years. After that he began working with Blackpool Councils Adults Learning Disability Team during which he became a qualified Best Interest Assessor, Practice Educator and Approved Mental Health Professional alongside managing both health and social care professionals.

Richard joined Creative Support as a Service Director in 2024 and has responsibility for services in Blackpool, Morecambe and parts of Cumbria.

In his personal life he is a proud father of three young boys who keep him very busy. Richard is a big football fan and supports Liverpool FC.