Community Sibling Support Worker

Circa £20k pro rata + allowences
21 Feb 2012
09 Mar 2012
Part Time
Contract Type

Part Time – 18 hours per week
Circa £20k pro rata plus allowances

Acorns Children’s Hospice Trust offers care to life limited children and adolescents and support to families across the diverse community groups throughout the West Midlands and Three Counties. We currently have the following vacancy at Acorns in the Black Country:

We are looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to join our sibling team working in the community to provide support to children and young people who have a life limited or life threatened brother/sister.

You must have previous experience of group work with children and young people and of supporting bereaved families.

Up to date knowledge of safeguarding and NVQ Level 3 in Youthwork or Health & Social Care or an equivalent is essential. This role will involve working some evenings and weekends.

You will find working at Acorns a rewarding and challenging experience.

If this role sounds like the opportunity you are looking for, please visit for full details or call Christine Christie on 01564 825016.