Bereavement Support Practitioner (part-time)



Job Type



Charity / Voluntary


London Centre

This charity helps children and young people (up to age 25), parents, and families, to rebuild their lives when a child grieves or when a child dies. They also provide training to professionals, equipping them to provide the best possible care to bereaved families.

Role: Bereavement Support Practitioner (part-time)

Hours: 18.75 hours per week
Rate: £26,000 pro rata per annum (includes London Weighting)
Reporting to: Bereavement Services Regional Lead London
Base: Flexible working between home and one of the charity’s London Centres (Stratford or Queens Park)

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?

About the role

The charity is looking to recruit a Part-time Bereavement Support Practitioner who will support the Bereavement Services Regional Lead in the provision and evaluation of a service that ensures families and professionals can access high quality bereavement support in situations where a baby or child of any age has died, or where children or young people up to the age of 25 are bereaved. To provide support to individuals, couples, families and in group settings.

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

Closing Date: 30 September 2021

Interviews: 5 October 2021 (by Zoom)

Applications will be reviewed, and interviews offered, on an ongoing basis. The charity reserve the right to close the role prior to the closing date should a suitable applicant be found, so please submit your application as soon as possible.

The organisation recognises the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. They welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds, particularly where we are under-represented; currently, this includes disabled people, LGBTQ+ and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) groups.

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Reference ID: 158562

Part-time hours: 18.75 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £26,000.00 per year