Young People & Families Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £30,634
  • From home and various venues in Aberdeen and North of Scotland until a permanent Aberdeen Jak’s Den established later this year
  • Closing 15th August 2022


  • Advertised from 27th July 2022
  • (37.5 hours) per week – evening and weekend work standard- Would consider 2 x Job share

Role

Team Jak aim to provide emotional social and practical support for children and young people with cancer, related illnesses and their families and friends; and bereavement support.

To participate in the co-ordination, provision and evaluation of a service that ensures children and young people, families and professionals can access high quality emotional, social and practical support in situations where a young person or child has been diagnosed with cancer or related illness or is in remission and needs support, or sadly has died; and assessing and responding to the needs of parents/carers and grandparents.

To contribute to the training and support of professionals across Scotland whose roles bring them into contact with warrior or bereaved families.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

To apply please send cv and cover letter to- allison@teamjak.org.uk

Closing date 15 August 2022