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Application Deadline
31 May 2024

Contract type
Bank worker

Bank role

£12.00 per hour (£13.14 per hour on completion of a successful probation period)

Main working location

Mind in Bradford – relief workers for safe spaces

You'll be part of a team of crisis support workers delivering mainly one-to-one support to clients over the telephone or face to face at one of our Bradford hubs. You'll report directly to a team leader and support people to regain control over their lives and access further support. 

What you'll do

In this role you'll:

  • Deliver one-to-one support sessions to people in mental health crisis, in a recovery-focused and person-centred way
  • Use distraction and de-escalation techniques where needed
  • Participate in or lead shift handover, huddle or meetings
  • Manage referrals, book appointments and conduct follow-up calls after a crisis session
  • Make onward referrals and signpost where necessary
  • Assist in risk assessments with multi-disciplinary staff
  • Offer outreach sessions within the community, such as at care homes, community centres, schools and in clients' homes

About you

We're looking for someone with:

  • An empathetic, non-judgmental approach
  • Passion for supporting people to create positive changes in their lives
  • Confidence working both independently and as part of a team

How to apply

For more information about the role, and the benefits of working for us, click apply now at the top of this page. This will take you through to the Mind in Bradford website.

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