Careers with the Society

Co-op staffThe Tamworth Co-operative Society is one of the area’s biggest employers. Our staff base across Staffordshire and South Derbyshire currently numbers more than 300 people. Our business is extremely broad, covering a department store, a large supermarket, 11 food stores, five post offices, and eight funeral offices. Consequently the Society can offer a diverse range of exciting job opportunities suiting a wide variety of skills and qualifications.

Our success has been built on the loyalty and quality of our employees. We have also had the benefit of great continuity of management, having had just eight chief executives since our formation in 1886. Many of our employees have remained with us for life.

The Society enjoys an excellent reputation for its commitment to members, staff and the local community. We have also won accolades and a national award for our caring policies and accounting standards. The Tamworth Co-operative Society is an equal opportunities employer providing first class support and training to employees. If your standards and aspirations meet our own, we’d love to hear from you.

We’re Local, we’re Independent and we Care

For an application form please download this Staff Application Form and return it to: Tamworth Co-operative Society Limited, 5 Colehill, Tamworth, Staffs. B79 7HA.

Current vacancies

Apply before : 18-Oct-2017

Ref : JGWH1410710H

Part-Time Sales Assistant – Whittington Branch, Main Street, WS14 9JR

                          10 HOURS PER WEEK

Working Saturdays and Sundays and some evenings during the week until 9pm.

Must also be flexible to help cover Annual leave and bank holiday openings

Duties will include providing excellent Customer Service, Delivery Unloading and Stock Replenishment.

Applicants must be 18 years or more, due to the selling of age restricted products, e.g. Alcohol & Cigarettes

Experience is preferred and this position is for an immediate start


Call inside the store for more details

Apply before : 19-Oct-2017

Ref : JGROS22517

Part Time Sales Assistants- Rosliston Branch, Main Street DE12 8JW

Must be available to work-(Please state which position you prefer)
Position 1.Saturdays 2:00pm-9:00pm, Sundays 2:00pm -8:00pm
Position 2. Flexible over Monday-Friday 3:00pm- 9:00pm and variable weekend shifts

Must be flexible to help cover Annual Holiday leave and work Bank Holidays if required.

Duties will include providing Excellent Customer Service, Delivery Unloading and Stock Replenishment
Applicants must be 18 years or more due to the selling of age restricted products, i.e Alcohol and Cigarettes.

Apply before : 23-Oct-2017

Ref : JGDOS/SP23107

Supervisor Position – Dosthill Branch , High Street, B77 1LG

Senior Supervisor -food
The successful candidate is expected to hold the same or a similar position. As a Supervisor you will have overall responsibility for the running of the Food Store in the absence of the Manager, working closely with all the staff. Applicant needs to be flexible as there may be requirements to work more mornings covering holiday leave.

Hours of work: 39 Full Time
Week 1 Monday 2pm-10pm / Tuesday 2pm-10pm/ Wednesday 10am-6pm/ Friday 10am-6pm/ Saturday 6am-1pm
Week 2 Sunday 7am-2pm/ Monday 6am-2pm/ Wednesday 2pm-10pm/ Thursday 2pm-10pm/ Friday 2pm-10pm

Ways to apply:
• Pick up an application form and job description inside the Store, complete and return
• Print and complete the application form on the careers page of our website and return to : Business Support Manager, 5, Colehill, Tamworth, Staffs B79 7HA