Walthamstow Public Mortuary provides one of the most progressive Mortuary Services in London.
The Mortuary handles sudden deaths that have been referred to the H M Coroner.
It receives and cares for people who pass away in the Waltham Forest.
X2 vacancies for part time and full time
The council provides Walthamstow Public Mortuary for Her Majesty's Coroner for the Eastern Area of Greater London.
The mortuary is licensed by the Human Tissue Authority.
The Mortuary is also in the planning stages for a 2.1m renovation due to current events we are expanding our workforce by two members of staff one full time and one part time.
Applicants are invited to tour the mortuary facility in advance of the interview stage especially if they’ve not worked in a mortuary setting prior.
Candidates can email Jahran.Allen-Thompson@walthamforest.gov.uk to arrange this and ask questions.
Training will be provided to meet requirements for this post.
We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the local authority - being efficient, kind, responsible and respectful - and behave in a way that reflects these.
Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received.
Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email.
If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:
we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct.
We require at least one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address. Applicant requirements
The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975