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CHild Bereavement UK

Bereavement Services Team Lead

Child Bereavement UK (CBUK) 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.

CBUK are delighted to be setting up a new service, funded by Leeds City Council to support bereaved children, young people and their families, living in Leeds.

We are seeking to appoint a passionate, skilled and experienced Team Lead to establish and develop this service.

Hours: 37.5 hrs per week (3 year fixed term contract)

Salary: £30,500 p.a.

Base:  Leeds area

Closing Date: 9am Wednesday 30th January 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 13th / Friday 15th February 2019

For further information and Job Description please contact Karen Smith karen.smith@childbereavementuk.org

Support and Information Worker

Child Bereavement UK (CBUK) 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.

CBUK are delighted to be setting up a new service, funded by Leeds City Council to support bereaved children, young people and their families, living in Leeds.

We are seeking to appoint a Support & Information Worker to provide initial support and information to both families and professionals contacting Child Bereavement UK by telephone or email, with skills in listening, information giving and guidance and experience in working with children and families.

Hours: 37.5 hrs per week (3 year fixed term contract)

Salary: £21,000 p.a.

Base:  Leeds area

Closing Date: 9am Wednesday 30th January 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 13th / Friday 15th February 2019

For further information and Job Description please contact Karen Smith karen.smith@childbereavementuk.org

 

THames Hospice

Children & Families Support Worker

Thames Hospice Supported by BBC Children in Need

£22,503 per year (pro rata), plus shift enhancements

Part time, 22.5 hours per week

3 year fixed term contract

Location: Windsor (with community visits)

Closing date: Monday 4th February 2019

These are exciting times for Thames Hospice. We have planning permission for a larger purpose-built facility due for completion in 2020, whereby we will be developing and extending our existing services.

We are looking to recruit two Children & Families Support Workers to join our Patient & Family Support team. This work will provide compassionate, skilful pre-bereavement and bereavement support in one-to-one, family and group settings, for children and young people where a parent (or primary carer) has a palliative or end-of-life diagnosis and is being cared for by our Thames Hospice teams.

The successful candidates will have access to own vehicles with personal insurance cover for business use.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Simon Smith, Head of Patient & Family Support on 01753 848957.

This appointment is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, including Adult and Children Barred Lists.

Interview date: Thursday 14th February 2019

Job Description  Guidance notes

To apply, please complete an application form and e-mail to hroffice@thameshospice.org.uk, or post to Human Resources, Thames Hospice, Pine Lodge, Hatch Lane, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 3RW.