Charity / Voluntary
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?
Since 2017, this bereavement charity 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.
They are seeking to recruit two part-time Bereavement Support Practitioners to this established service:
Bereavement Support Practitioner
Location: Glasgow - based at The Royal Hospital for Children but some travel across Greater Glasgow and Clyde health board will be required post-Covid.
Contract Fixed Term until 31 March 2022 and is subject to continued funding from the Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity.
Hours: 22.5 hours per week
Salary: £26,000 per annum (pro-rata)
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.
Closing Date: Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Interview Date: Monday 27th September 2021 (by Zoom)
The charity recognises the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. They welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds, particularly where they are under-represented, currently, this includes disabled people, LGBTQ+ and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups (BAME).
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