Bereavement Services Development Manager

Bereavement Services Development Manager

  • Employer - Copeland Borough Council
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Customer and Community Services
  • Location - Distington, Cumbria
  • Salary - 10 £30,785 - £34,538
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 37 HOURS PER WEEK
  • Closing date - Monday, 08 January 2018


Copeland is a unique and memorable borough, and one which provides residents and visitors with an enviable quality of life, with unrivalled access to both urban and rural lifestyles. With an extensive western coastline around the main town of Whitehaven with some of the world's most fantastic scenery among the mountains and lakes of Lake District National Park area including Scafell and Wastwater.

Copeland Borough Council is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Bereavement Manager with a proven track record of developing and delivering high quality service provision. You will lead the Council’s bereavement service in implementing improvements and developments in both burial and cremation service provision. This post has become available at an exciting time for the Council’s bereavement service and you will be responsible for taking the service forward, improving and providing a commercial focus for the future. You will foster positive working relationships with key partners ensuring the future success and commercial viability of the service. You will lead and support the bereavement services team, directing personal development to ensure the service provided to our customers and community is first class.

Contact information

To apply for this vacancy you need to complete an application form. You can complete an online application form by visiting or alternatively please contact Customer Services Department, The Market Hall, Market Place, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7JG, tel: 01946 598300.

Interview information

Interviews will be held on Friday 12th January 2018

How to apply

To apply for this , please click on this link to begin filling out an online application form.

Apply online

Job related documents

Below is a list of job related documents.

Please Note: The above documents can be opened by using your preferred word/spreadsheet processor and a PDF viewer.