This vacancy has now closed

Bereavement Support Manager

  • Part time
  • £31,083 – £34,024 pro-rata
  • Glasgow office base, with option to work from home
  • Closing 21st August 2023

  • Advertised from 19th May 2023
  • Salary: FTE scale: £31,083 - £34,024 / annum (Pro-rata: £21,314 - £23,330 / annum). Hours: 24 hours / week (FTE 35 hours / week)


Scottish Cot Death Trust is Scotland’s only charity dedicated to the issue of the sudden and unexpected death of babies and young children. A key part of our work is providing a range of support for families and we’re looking for an experienced and compassionate Bereavement Support Manager to join our team. This is a new role and will be central to our commitment to working with and supporting families.

Our Bereavement Support Manager will oversee our bereavement services, directly support families, and further develop provision, including volunteering programmes. This is an exciting time to join Scottish Cot Death Trust and a unique opportunity to deliver and influence the development of services. If you have experience of working with bereaved parents and families, and are passionate about high quality bereavement care and support, we’re keen to hear from you.

If you’d like to find out more, or for an informal chat about the role, please contact Lynsey Kidd at

Application notes

Closing date: 21 August 2023

Applications should be by CV and must be accompanied with a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4, detailing your interest in the role and why you think your experience, skills and approach would be a strong fit. Please forward your application to Lynsey Kidd at