Job Vacancy: Family Support Worker
Living On Bereavement Service is recruiting a Family Support Worker to join our small but busy Children’s charity. We are looking for someone who has an approachable manner and is able to think on their feet and respond to enquiries and referrals that come in on a day-to-day basis and who has the desire and initiative to meet the needs of bereaved children, young people and their families.
You will require a flexible approach to working that can support the needs of each individual and their unique story. You will be expected to model to the volunteers best practice, boundaries and self-care.
It is essential that The Family Support Worker adheres to the charity’s policies, ethics, and mission to provide a bespoke, creative and accessible service to the children, young people and families who need it.
Living On is based In Chelsfield/Orpington area where we have a friendly, compassionate and creative team of Family Support Workers, Volunteers and Trustees.
If you are interested in joining our team please see the full job description, send CV’s and an email to Heather@livingon.org.uk, you are welcome to get in touch with any questions that you may have. Interviews will be held in September Dates TBC. Closing date will be Tuesday 19 September at 12.00noon.
Living on could not provide the service and support to families and schools without the help of our wonderful volunteers. We have volunteer opportunities in many capacities from fundraising, marketing, social media to working directly with families.
Living On provides all of the services it provides to children, young people and families free of charge. However we can only continue to do this with your help and generous donations. Please support our fundraising efforts by running your own event or challenge or by joining our fundraising team. Click here for more information.
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