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Cemetery and Crematorium Operative

£17.92 to £18.92 Per Hour
Job Type
20 Jul 2022

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Please find few details below:

Location: Islington & Camden Cemetery /Crematorium N2 9AG.

Pay-rate: £17.92/h

Shift: 08:00 to 16:00

Main Purpose of the Job

Job description

Post title: Cemetery & Crematorium Operative

Service area: Environment and Regeneration

Grade: Scale 4/5/6

Reports to: Burial Supervisor and Crematorium Manager as required

Your team: Cemeteries

Number of supervisees: 0

Our ambition

We're determined to make Islington fairer. To create a place where everyone, whatever their background, has the opportunity to reach their potential and enjoy a good quality of life.

We also have an ambitious goal - to be the best council in the country - with every employee clear about the part they play and inspired, focused and supported to give their very best.

We want to build an organisation where employees feel valued, inspired and empowered to help us achieve our goals and provide the best services possible to our residents.

Our values and behaviours

'Be Islington' is about setting a clear challenge about what it means to be an Islington employee and sets the standard for every new recruit.

We ask our employees to 'Be Islington' - playing their part in working together for a fairer borough and to always be collaborative, be ambitious, be resourceful, and be empowering ('CARE').

Our commitment to challenging inequality

We are committed to tackling inequality, racism and injustice and creating a fairer borough for all. In order to do this, we need to set the example by being a fair employer and creating a workplace environment, which is free from discrimination, racism and inequality. Our approach needs to be proactive, consistently learning to create a fairer workplace and foster a culture, which empowers all staff to challenge inequality.

Fairness is at the heart of what we do. We want to celebrate and embrace our differences by:

Ensuring our workforce is representative of the people we work on behalf of, our residents
Creating equitable working environments and diverse teams
Understanding our residents in order to design and deliver services that help tackle inequality and improve life chances for our residents
Getting to know people and their differences
Interpreting issues and concerns from a cultural perspective and address situations or problems from the points-of-view of multiple cultures
Supporting people with long-term health conditions and/or disabilities
Recognising the value of flexible working to support staff where possible

Key responsibilities

Islington and Camden Cemetery Services are an integral part of the Public Protection

Division. The main emphasis is to provide a high quality service for the residents of Islington and Camden boroughs as well as other service users.

The post holder will be responsible for:

Burial Operations

the preparation, readying and making good afterwards, of graves and ash plots.
site maintenance across all cemetery grounds.

Crematorium Operations

operating cremators and related equipment, this will include maintaining records,data and other duties to ensure the smooth running of the crematorium.

maintenance of gardens.

Additionally, the post holder will be responsible on a rota basis for:

Working outside normal hours and weekends as part of a rota according to the businessneeds of ICCS. This can include grave digging, cremating, grounds maintenance and the

cemetery bus service.

Would this role be of interest to you, would you like me to put you forward? (please send me your up to date CV along with your date of birth and NI number)

Kind Regards

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 662713184-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Eden Brown
    Eden Brown
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £17.92 to £18.92 Per Hour
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Temporary