Heart of England Co-operative is a locally owned, major regional employer and a key member of the local community. We aim to offer our employees a working culture that positively encourages development through training and educational opportunities.
The Society has been recognised as an Investor in People by the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce.
We also offer management and supervisory training for staff to be able to develop their skills and their careers with us.
We are currently seeking personnel for the following positions:
Funeral Assistant – Rugby
We are currently looking to recruit a full time Funeral Assistant to work 39 hours per week at our Rugby Funeral Home. In addition to the full time hours the applicant must participate in the Out of Hours rota covering evenings and weekends on call, as well as weekend funerals.
We are looking for an individual who is able to work well as part of a team, yet can work own their own initiative. The ability to work well under pressure whilst maintaining a sympathetic manner and being sensitive to the needs of others is a prerequisite.
The main duties and responsibilities for the Funeral Assistant will include bringing the deceased into our care from hospitals, nursing homes, private residences and other locations, fitting of the coffins, preparation and cleaning of the vehicles, attendance on the funeral bearing the coffin and other associated tasks.
Candidates must be caring and compassionate with a committed approach to excellent client service. You will also require a mature tactful approach and possess a full driving licence.
Flexibility is essential to this role as you may be required to work at other branches within the Division.
Food Store Managers
We are looking to recruit Food Store Managers for our Lateshops and Foodcentres, ranging in size from 1,400 – 7,000 sq.ft sales area.
Managing you own store, you’ll inject your personality and fresh thinking into a business that is recognised for its honesty and integrity.
The successful applicants will be committed, enthusiastic, organised, be able to work as part of a team and deliver the highest standards of customer care. You should have excellent knowledge of existing food convenience store practices and systems.
Full training will also be provided.
Food Deputy Store Managers
Join us and we will develop your management skills with a Society that takes responsibility in everything we do.
Leading and developing the store team we will expand on your retail experience to make a positive impact on our success and your career.
To assist in this strategy the Food Division have vacancies within their range of Food Stores for people who are ambitious and want to pursue a career in food retailing.
You will need to be enthusiastic, organised, be able to work as part of a team and deliver the highest standards of Store operations and customer care.
If you are interested in any of the above vacancies, please email us at email@example.com with a covering letter and attach your CV as a word document or a PDF file. Alternatively you may use the address below to write to us enclosing a copy of your CV. Please state the position and location clearly in all correspondence.
Heart of England Co-operative Society Ltd
22 Abbey St
024 7638 2331