Glasgow City

£26,000 p.a. pro rata

Contract, Part-time

153975_CBU

Job Description

Bereavement Support Practitioners x2 
Base: Glasgow
Salary: £26,000 p.a. pro rata
Hours: 15 hours per week

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 2 posts to this established service:

  • 2x Bereavement Support Practitioners (15 hours per week £26,000 p.a. pro-rata)

All posts will be based at The Royal Hospital for Children but travel across the city will be required. All posts will be for a 9-month fixed term contract then 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.

Closing Date: Friday 26 July 2019
Interviews: Thursday 1 August 2019

Application Process:

If you would like to apply for this position, please download the attached Job Description.
Click the apply button and attach your CV and a short covering letter detailing which post you are applying for and how your experience fits the role, it will be sent automatically to us.

No agencies please.