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Funeral Operations
England | Merseyside
Employment type
£12.04 per hour
Closing date

At Dignity, we work in a unique industry helping people through difficult times and always with compassion, respect, openness, and care. We ensure we set the highest standards within our industry and are proud to say we are one of the major providers of funeral services in the UK.

Every day we want to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations. We aim to do this by delivering excellent client service through the continued dedication of our people and by serving our customers with expertise, compassion, and commitment.

We are looking for dedicated individuals to join our team at Thompsons Funeral Directors in Bootle as a Casual Driver / Funeral Bearer. As a Casual Driver / Funeral Bearer, you will be at the very heart and focal point of our business, persistently delivering high levels of client services to the deceased and their families. 

This is a casual position offering the flexibility to work around current work/life commitments.

What do you get?

  • £12.04 per hour
  • Flexible working hours to fit around your current work/ personal commitments.
  • Full training provided 
  • Full uniform provided.

What Will I Be Doing as A Casual Driver / Funeral Bearer? 

  • Preparing and ensuring the cleanliness of vehicles 
  • Aid with bringing the deceased into our care 
  • Being part of the funeral service by bearing the coffin and driving company vehicles 
  • Assisting the Funeral Director with pre-funeral checks including route planning and address checking.   

What Do I Need?

  • A full UK driving licence 
  • Good level of physical fitness, as this role will involve heavy lifting duties 
  • The necessary documentation for a basic DBS, reference & driving license check. 
  • Pride in your appearance, ensuring you are always professional 
  • A caring and empathetic nature 
  • The determination to deliver excellent client services

If you are interested in learning more about Dignity Plc, please feel free to visit our website at Alternatively, to be considered for this role, please submit your application via the ‘apply’ button, where a member of our resourcing team will review your application.

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.