Glasgow, Glasgow City
£26,000 per annum
Contract, Until March 2022, Part-time
Job description

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, 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 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)

To Apply and for More Information:

If you would like to apply and find out more about this position, please click the apply button to be directed to our website. 

Child Bereavement UK recognises the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We 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 groups (BAME).

No agencies please.

Posted on: 03 September 2021
Closed date: 22 September 2021
Job ref: 158540_CBU
Tags: Practitioner