Family Support Worker

Categories: Community Engagement.

(Focused on adults experiencing grief and loss)

Full Time

Previous applicant need not reapply.

Salary £25-28K PA 

St Nicholas Hospice Care continues to develop more community based palliative care services across West Suffolk and South Norfolk.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the already established Family Support Team.

Do you have excellent interpersonal skills? Are you experienced in working with adults and their wider support networks at times of loss or crisis? Can you build and support resilience in others?

St Nicholas Hospice Care is looking for an experienced and enthusiastic worker to co-ordinate and develop its adult bereavement support programmes, to lead a team of skilled bereavement volunteers as well as the undertaking of some generic case work with people of all ages.

The ideal candidate will have a qualification in counseling or social care and significant experience in the coordination and delivery of projects designed to support those in crisis to ultimately support themselves.

For further information and an informal discussion, please call David Rushton, Supporting People, Advanced Practitioner, or Moira Welham, Head of Community Partnerships, on (01284) 766133.

For an application pack please visit the St Nicholas Hospice Care website or contact or alternatively call the recruitment line on 01284 715550.

Closing date: Midday on 12 November

Interview Date: w/c 30 November

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