OPP OF THE DAY: Bereaved by Suicide Group Facilitator, Kaleidoscope Plus Group

Opportunity description
• KPG specify that Group Facilitators are bereaved through suicide for around minimum of 2 years, therefore, understanding the type of support the client needs.

• The role of the Suicide Bereavement volunteer is to provide a Proactive, timely and compassionate community-based monthly support group and help to support individuals, families, groups, or communities who have experienced a suicide loss.

• Signposting, overseeing, and maintaining links to relevant organisations, groups, and services for counselling

• Willing to undergo training to develop skills

When:

1st Tuesday of each month from 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Commitment:

2 hours per week each month.

Skills:

Empathy and effective, compassionate communication skills are vital
• Organised, methodical, reliable
• The ability to work on their own initiative
• An awareness and understanding of cultural differences in dealing with death and grief
• Good inter-personal skills to lead a group, encourage and sustain discussion

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Carol Wilson
Email: carol.wilson@kaleidoscopeplus.org.uk