Child Bereavement UK
Child Bereavement UK

Charity number 1040419

Child Bereavement UK (CBUK) supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. Every year we train c. 10,000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families.

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Part-time Bereavement Support Practitioner

  • Part time
  • £26,000 pro-rata
  • The Royal Hospital for Children - Glasgow
  • Closing 5th May 2021

Would you like to bring your expertise, skills and experience to the third sector and contribute to a growing national charity? Are you passionate about supporting bereaved children, parents and families, and the professionals who work with them?

Child Bereavement UK has been commissioned by NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde with funding from Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity to provide bereavement support for families bereaved of a baby or child, and training and support for hospital staff.

We are seeking to recruit a part-time Bereavement Support Practitioners to this established service. The post will be for a fixed term until 31 March 2022 and is subject to continued funding from the Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity.

Applicants should have a recognised, health, social care, or counselling qualification, experience in working with parents, children and families, excellent communication skills and be passionate about supporting bereaved families and those whose roles bring them into contact with these families.