This vacancy has now closed

Part-time Bereavement Support Practitioner

  • Part time
  • £26,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 11th September 2019


  • Advertised from 28th August 2019
  • 15 hours per week

Role

Child Bereavement UK has 25 years’ experience in supporting families and educating professionals when a baby or child of any age dies, or when a child is facing bereavement.

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 Practitioner to this established service.

The post will be based at The Royal Hospital for Children but travel across the city will be required. The post will be for a fixed term until 31 March 2020 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.

Application notes

For a copy of the job description please contact karen.smith@childbereavementuk.org or download below.

To apply please send your CV along with a short covering letter detailing which post you are applying for and how your experience fits the role to karen.smith@childbereavementuk.org

Contact: 01494 568925

Closing Date: Wednesday 11 September 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 18 September 2019