Bereavement Service Assistant
  • Employer: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
  • Reference: HHE/22/211579
  • Published: Thu 15/09/2022, 15:12 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/10/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £21,660 per year
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Crematorium, Kent

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Bereavement Service Assistant

Are you a team player?  Do you have a kind and empathic nature?  We have a great opportunity to join the Bereavement Service Team at the Kent & Sussex Crematorium, which is owned and operated by Tunbridge Wells Borough Council.

We are looking for someone to be part of our dedicated and caring team providing the highest level of customer service to bereaved families, visitors and stakeholders.  The Council currently provides services and facilities for some 2,000 cremation services each year as well as 50 burials.

The position is based in the office at the entrance to the of the Crematorium .  You will need to possess kind and caring customer service and inter-personal skills and be able to demonstrate excellent experience of office administration, ideally in a similar service environment or customer focused role.  This is a fast paced environment and you will need to be able to remain calm under pressure. As well as being proficient with Microsoft Office, you will need to possess a flexible and organised approach to the role.

Your working hours will be between 8:30am and 5pm, Monday to Friday (37 hours per week).

For more information please have a look at the Job Description and Person Specification below. For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Lesley Caveill, Bereavement Services Manager, on 01892 554 214.

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Interviews: Thursday and Friday, 6 & 7 October 

How to Apply

We only accept online applications. If you require access to a computer and/or the internet, you can use our facilities free of charge at The Amelia Scott. Please call ahead to book an appointment Tel. 01892 554171.


Please follow the link below to submit your application.


Equal Opportunities


Tunbridge Wells – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.




The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employee and volunteers to share this commitment.

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