Bereavement Support Worker (p/t)

The Highland Hospice is seeking to appoint a part-time Bereavement Support Worker.

The post-holder will work with children, young people and families who are referred to the bereavement service, undertaking holistic assessments and working with the client/s to form appropriate plans for support. You will provide therapeutic and emotional support through a range of creative approaches, working in a sensitive and person-centred approach. You will have extensive experience working with children and young people in both one-to-one and group settings. In addition, you will provide advice, guidance and resources to families and professionals on supporting children and young people who are bereaved. The post holder must be available to work flexibly, this may include some evening and weekend hours.

This post is part-funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.

Printable and electronic application forms and guidance notes are available on the Vacancies home page.

Closing date: 5pm Monday, 28 September 2020.


Highland Hospice, Ness House, 1 Bishop's Road, Inverness IV3 5SB


£22,700 - £24,973 (pro-rata)


22.5 hours per week

Application closing date

28 September 2020

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