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The Bereavement Coordinator (BC) is responsible for overseeing the provision of services provided by the Agency's bereavement volunteers. The BC will essentially develop, implement and supervise the hospice bereavement program, working closely with the Branch Director and Volunteer Coordinator to ensure services provided are appropriate.
Education Required: Baccalaureate degree in counseling, theology or related field, or documented training in Grief and Bereavement Position.
Experience Required: Experience in family therapy regarding issues of loss, grief, death and dying are required, along with experience in developing and conducting programs of support.
Experience Desired: One year experience in home health care or hospice preferred.
Qualifications: Must be organized and able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing. Must be capable of multitasking while maintaining a professional and friendly demeanor. Must be adept at communicating with a broad range of individuals and possess excellent customer service skills.
Licensue and Registrations:
Current Alabama Driver's License.
Current automobile liability insurance
Must be able to perform full-range sedentary work requiring sitting, walking and standing.
Must possess vision, hearing, feeling, physical strength and dexterity necessary to perform all the duties of a Bereavement Coordinator..
Must be able to communicate effectively with individuals both orally and in writing. Must be able to give and receive instructions and information, both in person and via telephone
Work requires exerting force of up to 50 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 25 pounds frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds constantly in moving objects or materials.
External Company Name: Alacare Home Health & Hospice
External Company URL: http://alacare.com
Street: 2713 Avalon Avenue