Application Deadline

Salary: £300 per one-day workshop and £200 per half-day course  

Reference: BST/14

Hours: Trainers are required to deliver a minimum of 3 training events each year                                                                                           

Sands are looking to recruit 1 – 2 Trainers in Scotland to join the national team of  Sands Bereavement Care Trainers to deliver Sands Bereavement Care training to professionals in the form one -day workshops and half-day courses  throughout the UK.

Each Bereavement Care Trainer will deliver training single-handedly for groups of professionals on-site at hospitals and universities, and also at Sands-hosted training events that allow professionals to access Sands training on an individual basis. 

You will be an experienced and skilled trainer, who is able to facilitate and deliver high quality workshops and courses to professionals on providing good, sensitive bereavement care for parents who experience pregnancy loss and the death of a baby.

The successful candidate will ideally have a professional training qualification and be able to demonstrate a high degree of empathy, excellent communication and facilitation skills, as well as a passion for empowering groups of people to engage in learning and skills-development, and for delivering sensitive material to diverse groups. Experience within the charity sector is desirable, but not essential. You must be comfortable dealing with sensitive and difficult issues. Good IT skills are also essential.

To apply please send a completed application form and an equal opportunities monitoring form by 9.30am on Monday 27th October 2014 to:

Job description. 

Application form. 

Equal opportunities form. 

Interviews will be held on Friday 7th November 2014 at:

The Albany Learning and Conference Centre 44 Ashley Street Glasgow G3 6DS

As we are a small charity we are unable to provide individual feedback to applicants.

No Agencies Please.