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Suicide Bereavement Liaison Worker – 2 Year Fixed Term

OrganisationNorfolk and Waveney Mind
LocationNorwich
WebsiteVisit organisation website
Contract type2 Year Fixed Term
Salary£22,189.90 pro rata
Hours15 per week (2 days per week)
Date posted4 October 2019
Closing date20 October 2019
Contact nameKira Gay
Contact emailhradmin@norfolkandwaveneymind.org.uk

The Company – At Norfolk and Waveney Mind, we work hard to help people recover from mental health problems and develop resilience for the future. We are a leading mental health charity in Norfolk and Waveney, providing services which make a real difference to people’s lives. We are a flexible and supportive employer providing excellent supervision and a good training package.

The Job –This post has been created as a result of a great need for support of people in Norfolk and Waveney area who have been bereaved by suicide. This support will focus around immediacy of the loss, both emotionally and practically. The role is also responsible for liaising with families and individuals who have been bereaved by suicide within a 4-day period of the loss after receiving referrals from coroners’ office. We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate, kind and empathic individual for two days a week. We require an individual who has experience and good understanding of working within the mental health field.

The successful applicant will be required to support people in immediacy of the loss. Hence providing crisis interventions may be required.

Interviews will be held on 30 October and 1 November.

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