Concerned Other Worker

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Job Title: Concerned Other Worker

Responsible to: Team Manager New Directions

Salary: £20,751 FTE pro-rata

Hours: 17 hours p/week

  • Tuesday 12noon - 8pm (with a 30 minute unpaid break) 
  • Wednesday 1pm - 5pm 
  • Thursday 9.15 – 4.15pm (with a 30 minute unpaid break) 

The post holder is expected to be flexible with regard to working hours in order to meet the requirements of the post.

Location: Bradford

The post:

This is an exciting position working as part of the New Directions Substance misuse adult treatment service in Bradford. The Concerned Other service aims to reduce pressure and increase quality of life for any person who is affected by somebody else’s substance misuse (including parents, carers, family and friends) . The successful candidate will have the skills to deal flexibly and effectively with concerned others of varying abilities and needs and who, on occasions, can be distressed.

If you would like more information about the role please visit our website at

For an informal chat about the role, please contact Neil Horsley on 07776 592 851.

If you are unable to apply online and require a paper application form please contact Vanessa Ross on 01274 723863. If applying with a hard copy please post to: HR Department, The Bridge Project, 35 Salem Street, Bradford, BD1 4QH quoting the job reference on the outside of the envelope.

Please note, most posts require a DBS Check at Enhanced Level, which EXTERNAL applicants will be required to pay for, unless they are subscribed to the DBS Electronic Update Service, in which case permission for Bridge to check the current status of a DBS certificate will be required. Please note that the current charge for a new DBS certificate is £44 plus an administration charge levied by our preferred provider of £9.50 + VAT. An online check Of DBS status using update service is free.

Closing date – 19th October 2020

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date: 19th October 2020 12:00pm
Hours: 17
Salary: £20,751
Salary Frequency: Per annum
Further details available at:
This job is connected with: The Bridge Project