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Step by Step Groups Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £24,400 pro-rata
  • Home based - Fife
  • Closing 16th September 2022

  • Advertised from 31st August 2022
  • £14,640 - 21 hrs per week. plus 6% contribution to pension.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced Co-ordinator to oversee the day-to-day facilitation of Step by Step – Fife – community bereavement support. The project will provide support to bereaved adults through an innovative project focused upon building community resilience. The project will allow participants the opportunity to form social and friendship networks which will in turn help with their wellbeing and combat factors such as loneliness and isolation.

Candidates are required to have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and be able to provide supervision support from a distance.

Excellent communication skills are essential as the postholder is required to respond effectively to a wide range of enquiries which includes bereaved people. You will be required to establish effective working relationships with a range of Cruse volunteers and staff, as well as organisations and funders. You will ensure Group targets are met as outlined in our Strategy and associated Implementation plan.

The post holder is required to have a good basic level of fitness for leading walking groups.

The working pattern shall be: 3 full days 9am to 5pm – Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to fit with the pattern of the groups

Application notes

The closing date for applications is: 12 noon on Friday 16 September 2022

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 22 September 2022 in Perth

This post is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund to 31st May 2023 and to be extended pending future funding being secured.