Deputy Director of Bereavement Support and Education
Terms: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week
Based: Head office, Buckinghamshire or a London office
Salary: £45,000 per annum

Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. Every year we train around 10,000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families; support 3000 children and adults through our bereavement services; and respond to over 6000 calls to our helpline.

Would you like to bring your clinical expertise, supervision skills and leadership experience to the third sector and contribute to a growing national charity?  Are you passionate about supporting bereaved children, parents and families, and the professionals who work with them?

Due to the retirement of the current post holder we are looking to recruit a talented and highly motivated individual to support the Director of Bereavement Support and Education and to  lead on the development, co-ordination and delivery of our national bereavement support services across the UK.

View the full Job Description HERE.


If you wish to apply please submit to a document (2 pages maximum) outlining your experience and skills relevant to the job description and person specification, with recent supporting examples. You may also include in this document any other information that you feel we should know in order to assess your application.

Please also provide a copy of your current CV covering all time periods with explanations for any gaps.

For further information please call Sue Randall on 01494 568919 or email

Closing Date: 18th March
Interview Date: 26th March