Job Ref: CUS-18-063
Job type: full-time 35 hours
Closing date: Sunday 20 January 2019
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £25,233 - £26,658 pa (Scale 5)
To be responsible for the administration of the Cemeteries and Crematorium service. Maintaining records in respect of the provision of an efficient burial and cremation service.
To liaise closely with Funeral Directors, crematorium and cemeteries staff in relation to the selection and excavation of graves, exhumations, erection of memorials, memorial fixing and cremation services.
Hither Green Crematorium, Verdant Lane, SE6 1TP.
What we’re looking for
We are looking for someone with good knowledge of general office procedures and practices and extensive knowledge of the law relating to burial, cremation and exhumation, The Cremation Code of Practice and Council Regulations in this area.
You must be able to demonstrate a sympathetic, sensitive and understanding approach to clients and be able to handle cremated remains in a caring and sensitive manner.
In return, we’ll offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a career average pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to our local community.
£25,233 - £26,658 pa (Scale 5)
Lewisham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
To find out more, including a full job description and person specification, and to apply, please visit www.lewisham.gov.uk/JobsAndCareers and search council vacancies
Sunday 20 January 2019 at 11:59pm
The Council reserves the right to close adverts early if there is a large response.