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476 - Bereavement Services Officer

We are looking for someone with experience of working within a Bereavement Service environment preferably within crematoria and cemeteries. Closing Date: 4th June 2017

20 hours per week

Scale 4

£18,070 - £20,138 (pro rata)

Craven District Council owns and operates 1 crematorium and 2 cemeteries, as well as having responsibility for 3 closed church yards, all within a beautiful countryside setting.

You will be expected to cover duties across all aspects of the services including within the crematorium, front of house (chapel), reception / funeral administration, memorial applications and safety.

Important attributes are enthusiasm and to have a can do attitude as well as being a key team member working as part of a small but dedicated team, working across the breadth of the service.

Training is available for the attainment of the appropriate qualifications, therefore the right person with the appropriate background knowledge and understanding is most important to us.

You will play a key role in ensuring that the current and future services provided meet the needs of your customers, whilst generating income for the Council to invest in public service provision.

For an informal chat or more information please contact Hazel Smith, Business Services Manager on 01756 706310 or