End of Life Befriender Plus Coordinator

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15 hours per week (40% FTE)
One year fixed term contract (with possible one-year extension subject to project performance)
Salary Level: £24,000 (pro rata) plus 6.6% matched pension contribution

EoL Befriender Plus Coordinator will:

• Accept referrals into EOL BP and undertake assessments
• Provide 1:1 support to EOL BP clients
• Recruit and train EOL BP volunteer befrienders
• Match users and volunteer befrienders and provide ongoing support
• Develop a peer support group
• Take responsibility for safeguarding issues
• Liaise with relevant agencies/organisations/health providers and all referrers as required
• Actively participate in the development of the service and promote the service to potential users and referral agents

Applicants should have:

• Experience of recruiting, training and supporting volunteers
• Knowledge of EOL/bereavement issues
• Experience of working with older people and/or adults at risk
• Experience of working in the health and care system

Applications are welcomed from all sections of the community and also suitably qualified/experienced internal applicants.
An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful applicant.

Closing Date: – midnight Sunday 07 November 2021

Interviews: Friday 12 November 2021

For further information email becci@bradfordtrident.co.uk
Post funded by the NHS, Reducing Health Inequalities in the City programme