Reports To: Head of Family and Carer Support Team

Location: Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice

Hours: Afternoons/Evenings/School holidays

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 who has 4 plus hours a week available 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.

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

Role Description 

Volunteer Specification

Volunteer Enrolment Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Please return completed forms to:

Alternatively, please print and complete forms and send to the address below.

HR Team, 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


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