Family Support Coordinator

Categories: Care.

30 hours per week

This post is to manage all referrals to and enquiries about adult pre-bereavement support and bereavement care following an expected death. The post holder will assess and triage clients and then allocate them to individual volunteer bereavement support workers. He/ she will be responsible for the support and management of the adult bereavement support volunteers, involving the recruitment and selection, induction and ongoing training of the team. Assistance with KEMP’S Bereavement Hub and its associated education programs may be required at times. Liaison with the Day Hospice team and Wyre Forest Palliative Care team will be important and the post holder will periodically need to attend multidisciplinary meetings. 

Applicants must have recent experience in providing bereavement support for adults following an expected death. Post subject to enhanced DBS disclosure. Please see “About us” on website: for application pack or contact Sue Harrison on 01562 756000. 

Closing date: 12th June 2014. Anticipated interview date: 26th June 2014.

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