Shetland Bereavement Support Scheme   Shetland Bereavement Support Scheme
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(COSCA ACCREDITED “Certificate in Bereavement Support”)

  • Do you currently hold a Certificate in Counselling Skills?
  • Are you interested in building on these skills?
  • Would you like to become part of a busy team providing a voluntary support service in Shetland? 
  • Would you like to build on your own professional development?

Shetland Bereavement Support Service is running a bereavement support training programme beginning Friday 8th August 2019 with an informal introduction session followed by training over weekends in August/Sept/Oct 2019.  Further information can be found on our recruitment poster.

This training is for people who already have a generic Certificate in Counselling Skills or equivalent. Following successful completion of the course you may be invited to assist in providing a voluntary counselling service. 


For further information please contact: Ellen Hughson, SBSS, Market House, 14 Market Street, Lerwick, ZE1 0JP.  

Tel: 01595 743912 or Email:

The closing date for all applications is 31st July 2019 - places are limited and high demand is expected, so please submit your application as soon as possible.

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