Bereavement Coordinator

Bereavement Coordinator

Make A Meaningful Difference in Your Community


Job posting # 2022-09 (Revised & Extended)

Start Date: ASAP


This is a key role within the community services team which requires a strong commitment to the position. This is a full-time position, 37.5 hours per week, evenings and weekends when necessary. The Bereavement Coordinator is responsible to address all inquiries for grief support. This will include assessment, monitoring and service provision for all bereavement clients, as well as coordinating and facilitating grief support groups. Strong preference given to those with Bachelor Social Work or Social Sciences Degree or those with previous hospice experience.  Start date is as soon as possible.


Education, Responsibilities and Experience:

  • Social Sciences degree required or equivalent experience with grief and bereavement
  • Experience in hospice care
  • Facilitate grief support groups and workshops
  • Maintain monthly contact and reporting for client status and case management
  • Create new bereavement services in response to need
  • Establish and maintain community relationships for referrals and program development
  • Experience with Client Intake and Case Management
  • Experience with Group Facilitation and training for grief support
  • Knowledge of hospice/palliative care philosophy, grief and bereavement
  • Valid Drivers License

COVID-19: Proof of full vaccination is required as well as the ability to continue to maintain compliance with vaccination policy.         Vulnerable Sector Check: Required


What We Offer:

  • A positive, supportive, and inclusive work environment
  • Working within a collaborative environment of staff and volunteers who are dedicate to the mission and vision of Hospice Wellington
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Excellent Extended Health & Dental Benefits, Life Insurance and LTD
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid time off

Hospice Wellington is an equal opportunity employer welcoming application from individuals with diverse backgrounds. Accommodation is available during all aspects of the recruitment process. If you require accommodation, please make your request known when contacted.


Please express any interest for this position by submitting a resume to   Attention: Hiring Committee Posting remains open until position is filled.


We thank all applicants for their interest; only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.