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 12 food stores, four 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, 8 Colehill, Tamworth, Staffs. B79 7HE.

Current vacancies

Apply before : 06-Oct-2023

Ref : JGDOS12/pt

Part Time Sales Assistant – Dosthill Branch, High Street, Tamworth, Staffs B77 1LG

Join our busy team!

Minimum of 12 hours per week, as and when required,

Including Evenings and Weekends

Applicants must be reliable and available to help cover annual leave from time to time and work Bank Holidays. Duties will include providing excellent customer service, using the till register, delivery unloading, and stock Replenishment. Experience preferred but not essential, as full training will be provided.

Must be reliable, and applicants need to be flexible in their shift patterns to suit the needs of the Business.

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

                                       

Apply before : 07-Oct-2023

Ref : JGHOUS/PT10

Housekeeper / Funeral Caterer

Job Title: Housekeeper / Funeral Caterer

Reporting To: Funeral Management Team – Tamworth Co-operative Funeral- Upper Gungate, Tamworth, B79 7HZ

Role Purpose: As part of a two-person team you will ensure the high standards of cleanliness are performed and maintained at the Tamworth Funeral Home.

Areas of responsibility:
Reception, Arrangement rooms, Consoling areas, Chapels of rest, corridors, Toilets, Colleague offices, Training room. Ordering Cleaning products.

Organising catering:
Ordering catering food, setting up of our licensed bar and catering suite. Welcoming Families. Providing and serving refreshments including Alcohol, (therefore must be 18 years of age.) Assist in some food preparation, Adhere to Health and Safety polices.

Essential-
• A sociable nature, hospitable, friendly, and methodical.
• Smart appearance.
• Must be capable of completing Basic food Hygiene courses provided by the company.
• Flexible approach to working schedule.

GENERAL

• Uniform provided.
• Company discount scheme after probation.
• Minimum 10 hours per week with addition of over time as and when required.
• We also support a variety of charity events throughout the year such as MacMillan day and Carol service which you will be expected to assist on.

Apply before : 08-Oct-2023

Ref : JGL16/PT

Part -Time Sales Assistant Required -Lichfield Branch 75a, Marks Walk, WS13 7QG

16 hours per week

Must be fully flexible to work various times evenings and weekends

Applicants must be reliable and available to *help cover annual leave from time to time and work *Bank Holidays. Duties will include providing excellent customer service, using the till register, delivery unloading, and stock Replenishment. Experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

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

Apply before : 08-Oct-2023

Ref : JG/SASS/Z/PT

Sales Assistant / Delivery Driver Church Street, Tamworth B79 7DH

The suitable Applicants must be able to work various times during trading hours of 8:00am – 8:00pm including Weekends
Must be reliable and available for Holiday cover and Bank Holidays
General duties will include providing excellent Customer Service, Till register work /Unloading and Stock Replenishment. Must also be able to provide a clean driving licence for our Snappy Shopper delivery service.

Applicants must be 21 years or more, due to our Insurance requirements for driving our vehicles.

Experience preferred but not essential as full training is given.

Apply before : 09-Oct-2023

Ref : JG/KING//20PT

Sales Assistant – Kingsbury Branch, 109, Tamworth Road B78 2HH

The position is for a minimum of 16 hours per week, mainly afternoons, evenings and weekends.
Also being flexible and reliable to work Bank Holidays and work extra to cover holiday leave

Duties will include providing Excellent Customer Service, using the Till register, delivery unloading, and stock Replenishment. Experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

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

Apply before : 10-Oct-2023

Ref : JG20/FO

Funeral Service Operative Vacancy

Click here Funeral Operative Job 2022

We have an opening for the following vacancy in our Funeral Operations.

Job description
1 X 20 hours minimum per week based in Tamworth

Must be able to participate fully , in our 24 hour service “out of hours” rota which there will be a stand by payment and other additional payments to be discussed at the interview.
Applicants must be within a distance of 5-10 miles of B79 7NZ due to call out duties.

Uniform is supplied
Over 25’s due to insurance restrictions on ceremonial vehicles

Funeral or similar: 1 year (required)

Licence/Certification:

Clean Driving Licence (required)
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

£10.89 per hour