Team Leader (Bereavement Support)

  • Full time
  • £30,000 – £32,000
  • Central Scotland
  • Closing 15th March 2021

  • Advertised from 23rd February 2021
  • 38 hours per week


The successful candidate for this position must have significant experience of working with children and young people and of building and leading a team. We are looking for someone who has good understanding and experience of the therapeutic benefits of play and either experience of working with bereaved children or skills that are transferable to bereavement support.

Richmond’s Hope will provide a comprehensive induction programme which will include training in the methodology of Richmond’s Hope. As Team Leader (Bereavement Support) you will carry out supervision, support and training for our Bereavement Support Workers based across Central Scotland. Working as part of the Management Team of Richmond’s Hope you will be responsible for building the support team, supporting and enabling them in the work with bereaved children. You may also carry a small caseload of children seeking support.

Applicants should have enthusiasm and vision for the work of the organisation, excellent interpersonal and leadership skills and be able to work as part of a team.

A driving licence and use of car is desirable

Application notes

Application Form, Job Description and the Person Specification are all available by email


Telephone: 0131 661 6818

Curriculum Vitae will not be accepted in lieu of a completed Application Form

Closing date for applications 12:00 noon on Monday 15 March 2021