CONNECT HELPLINE: 0808 800 1212
DH@Touchstone: 0113 249 4675
DIAL HOUSE: 0113 260 9328
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Crisis Support Worker / Shift Coordinator

Project Info

Project Description

Crisis Support Worker / Shift Coordinator  (Dial House and Connect)
10 hours per week
5:30pm-2:30am every Wednesday night in Dial House, plus attendance at team meeting every 3rd Monday 6:30-10:30pm.
NJC Scale 6 point 26-29 (new 2019 SCP rates 19-23),  £24,799 – £26,999.  Actual starting salary £6,702
We are also seeking to recruit bank staff to work across Dial House and Connect.  Shifts are 5:30pm-2:30am.  We are seeking people who are available across the 7 nights of the week.
Bank Staff hourly rate: £13.11 per hour plus 7.7% in lieu of holiday pay.

Dial House, founded in 1999, is open 6pm-2am Monday, Wednesday and Friday-Sunday to support people in acute crisis.  Connect, our crisis helpline, opened in 2001 and is open every night from 6pm-2am, supporting people across the Leeds area, aged 13 and above.

We wish to recruit people with personal experience of mental distress and substantial experience of working with people from minority groups with mental health problems, including working with people at risk of suicide and self harm.

Excellent support and supervision is provided.

We particularly welcome applications from men who are under represented in our team.


Closing Date:  9am, Tuesday 19th March
Interview Date:  Tuesday 26th March
To apply for a pack email or phone 0113 260 9328