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Level 2 Funeral Team Member

Funeralcare careers give you the opportunity to help people when they need it most. This apprenticeship will develop you to arrange funerals with the utmost care and compassion for our customers.

  • Length 12-15 months
  • Location UK wide
  • Hours per Week Various part-time & full-time hours available
  • Salary £8.91 - £12.25 p/h

What happens on the programme?

You’ll perform the role of a Funeral Arranger or Funeral Service Crew member, while working towards your Level 2 qualification. You’ll need to be focused on doing the right thing for your customers as well as developing your skills and experience. You’ll support the funeral director by taking care of scheduling and contacting third parties such as churches and crematoriums. But your main focus will be on helping clients deal with their bereavement and advising them on the best ways to remember their loved ones.

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What’s in it for you?

By the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll have earned the Level 2 Funeral Team Member qualification (equivalent to 5 GCSEs), which will stand you in good stead to develop your career with Co-op. Right from the start, you'll enjoy a good salary and benefits such as 23 days’ holiday pro rata, discounts on Co-op products and services, and a pension with up to 10% employer contributions. Your salary goes up by 10% when you’ve completed the programme. And we take your development very seriously here, so expect the best when it comes your learning. That’s why you’ll have 20% of your working hours dedicated to it. Many colleagues end up building their careers by progressing up to Level 3 qualification. But what really matters is knowing you’re providing care your community can’t do without.

How to apply

If you’re interested in joining our Level 2 apprenticeship you can apply for any Funeral Arranger or Funeral Service Crew role at Co-op. If you’re successful, you’ll be enrolled onto the apprenticeship.

You won’t need experience to join, but you may need to complete some maths & English learning during the apprenticeship. You’ll find out if this is required during the enrolment process.

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