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?

We are 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.

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Salary: £24,000 pro rata per annum fixed term contract until the end of funding, 31st July 2022 with potential for further funding

Base: Flexible working between home and Child Bereavement UK Office in Widnes, Cheshire

Closing Date: 27 September 2021

Interview Date: 1 October 2021 (by Zoom)

Download the full Job Description here.

If you wish to apply for this post please email your CV accompanied with a short covering letter, detailing why you think your experience and qualifications fit the role. Please email to Jane Hobart [email protected]

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).