Project Manager - Prisons Service | Cruse Bereavement Care

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Many prisoners are affected by grief, and are ore likely to have experienced traumatic bereavement. The effects can be enormous, leading to increased risk of self harming and suicide.

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager for our Grief Inside Project, to develop a bereavement support model for prisoners. This includes assisting prison staff in providing first tier support.  To promote the project, they will work with key professionals at all levels in prisons, as well as other voluntary and statutory organisations. The project will develop and pilot the model of support, with a view to this being rolled out on a wider scale by Cruse in the future. 

The role can be home or office based, or a mix of the two. This is a full time role, until the end of March 2022.

Job description and person specification

The closing date for this role is the 25th January 2021, with interviews arranged for early February 2021.

Your application should consist of CV and covering letter, which outlines your suitability for the role and should be no longer than two pages. Please use the job description and person specification as a guide. Please email your application to

Cruse welcomes and encourages applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, gender, ethnicity, religion and sexual orientation.