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Working for the Dove Service

Job vacancies, volunteering
and student placements

We are one of the UK’s leading bereavement and loss counselling charities

There are many opportunities to be involved with the Dove Service, either by working for us, volunteering or joining us on a student placement.

Working for us

Applying for a role with the Dove Service

Whichever role you apply for with us you will need to complete an application form, which you can email or post to us.  If you are applying for a specific role the Job Description and Person Specification will be shown with the advert for that role.  If you have any problems downloading or accessing information about any of our opportunities please do not hesitate to ring our office.

New Application Form March 2015

Volunteering for us

The Dove Service welcomes volunteers who would like to give their time to help others or to get some experience in the workplace.  We have opportunities for counsellors, admin and fundraising volunteers.

We are currently looking for volunteers to help us run our new Bereavement Support Groups in Cheshire.  Each group is facilitated by 2 Community Bereavement Support volunteers, 1 qualified volunteer counsellor and a volunteer who has an interest or experience in facilitating groups.  We have opportunities in Ellesmere Port, Warrington, Northwich, Congleton, Crewe and Macclesfield.  Please see the role descriptions below and if you feel that you would like to be involved, do get in touch with us.

Cheshire BSG Job Description (Qualified Counsellor) Final Version July 2016

Cheshire Job Description (Non-Counselling) final Version July 2016

For more information please contact Sarah Mockridge Resource Co-ordinator sarah.mockridge@thedoveservice.org.uk or call 01782 683155.

Student Placements

If you would be interested in undertaking your Student Placement with us please get in touch.  We are specifically looking for placement students in Eastern Cheshire currently.

Please contact sarah.mockridge@thedoveservice.org.uk or telephone 01782 683155 for more information about our placement process, or for an application pack.

Trustee recruitment

If you are an experienced professional who would be interested in providing support to our organisation and could commit to attending Trustee Meetings on a bi-monthly basis, we would love to hear from you.  We are looking for Trustee’s with specific knowledge and experience in PR, Marketing, and Fundraising.  For an informal chat about the role of a trustee please contact our CEO Charlie O’Dell at charlie.odell@thedoveservice.org.uk

Get invoLved and fundraise for us!

We are always pleased to hear from anyone who would like to fundraise for us, so if you fancy running a marathon, organising a quiz night or baking cakes or anything else we would love you to get in touch!

Why not take a look at our fundraising page to see how you can get involved and maybe get a few ideas.

Job vacancies, volunteering and student placements.-

Do you need some support? Are you worried about someone?

Please ring the office on 01782 683155, a member of staff will be able to talk to you about our referral process and send you more information. Alternative click below to use our confidential enquiry form.