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Vacancy Details

Service Manager Burials and Cremations

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Hay 6 (£49,881 - 57,765)
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
27/06/2021 at 23:55
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

A Confident and Connected Borough

Sefton is the northern borough of Liverpool City Region with more than 273,000 residents.

Boasting 22 miles of stunning coastline, Sefton is a leading coastal tourist destination with a flourishing visitor economy. Spanning the busy Port of Liverpool, the famous Antony Gormley’s ‘Another Place’ installation, attractive beaches and dunes, to the resort town of Southport, the diversity of the Borough provides a unique mix of urban and natural setting.

This is a diverse and exciting Borough where people can enjoy a great work-life balance. With excellent transport links, Sefton is well placed for accessing cities across the North West, including Liverpool and Manchester.

Sefton is a vibrant local authority that is already on a journey of aspiration and ambition as it works towards delivering its exciting Vision 2030. This journey is shared with our partners and communities as we strive to ensure Sefton is a confident and connected Borough.

About the Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen as we now recruit to the post of Burials and Cremations Service Manager.

Sefton wishes to recruit an experienced person to lead, manage and shape the future direction of its burials and cremations service. The individual will be a positive and enthusiastic leader with excellent knowledge, understanding and track record in delivering burials and cremations services.

You will be responsible for managing the operation and driving the future development of the service, ensuring that burial and cremation processes are carried out in accordance with statutory duties and in-line with changing social perceptions and need.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Head of In-House Operational Services and form part of an excellent Leadership Team across that service.

Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert).


Please fully complete the online application form.





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