Volunteer Child Bereavement Worker

Reports To: Head of Family and Carer Support Team

Location: Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice

Hours: Flexible

Making a Difference: 

Key Duties

You will…  

  • Offer bereavement support to children in either 1:1 or in a group setting
  • Offer this service in a safe and confidential manner
  • Work in a creative, child centred way with children of all ages
  • Help children to find ways of coping with their grief

Will the role suit me? YES if you are...

  • Someone with good listening and communication skills
  • An enthusiastic, reliable and motivated individual to provide this much needed service
  • If you are someone interested in working with children and you are keen to develop your skills in this area

What can Birmingham St Mary's Hospice offer me as a volunteer?

  • Membership of a friendly, professional multi-disciplinary team
  • Full training and on-going development within the volunteer role
  • A chance to use your skills and experience to support others in need

For further information please contact Beth Hopkins or Sam Kelly on 0121 752 8753

You can download the role description, person specification, volunteer enrolment form and equal opportunities monitoring form by clicking on the links below:

Role Description Child Bereavement Worker

Person Specification Child Bereavement Worker

Volunteer Enrolment Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please return completed forms to: [email protected]

Alternatively please print and complete forms and send to the address below:

HR Department, Birmingham St Mary's Hospice, 176 Raddlebarn Road, Selly Park, Birmingham, B29 7DA

Registered Charity no 503456

The Hospice is committed to developing a dynamic and diverse workforce, representative of the communities it serves. We ask you, therefore, to complete the Equal Opportunities monitoring form to help us in this aim.