We’re looking for caring people to join the Co-op Funeralcare team. You don’t need experience to do this job, just a genuine desire to help people at the time they need it most. To help you learn the skills you need to deliver a first class funeral service, we’ll support you as you complete a level 2 apprenticeship. We’ll also offer you a competitive salary, an excellent pension, and discounts on a range of Co-op products and services.
15 hours per week - Part Time
As funeral service crew you’ll spend time supporting both the funeral itself and the care of the deceased. Working as part of a close-knit team, you’ll help to ensure we provide a seamless, sensitive service to our clients. We welcome applications from people who are new to the industry, and those with funeral experience (if you’ve got lots of experience you won’t need to do the apprenticeship).
What you’ll do:
•collect the deceased from a range of locations and scenarios in a professional, empathetic and dignified manner
•form part of the funeral service – bearing coffins and driving funeral vehicles in a dignified and professional manner
•prepare coffins and engrave name plates according to clients’ needs
•prepare the deceased in our care for both viewings and the funeral
•maintain the cleanliness of equipment and facilities, including our ceremonial vehicles
The Co-op recruitment team can make reasonable adjustments to our interview process according to your needs. You can find out more about our people policies at coop.co.uk/peoplepolicies.