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 : 12-Aug-2022

Ref : JGST/20/MAT

Sales Assistant- Stretton Convenience Store, James Brindley Way, Stretton Park, Burton on Trent DE13 0LB

12 Hours per week flexible to work in the week and at weekends

Must help to cover Annual Holiday leave
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

Ways to apply:
• Telephone the store and discuss the position with the Manager -01283845065
• Print off the application form at the top and return to : Business Support Manager, 8, Colehill, Tamworth, Staffs B79 7HE

Apply before : 14-Aug-2022

Ref : JG/W/20/FAA/


Job description

20 Hours per week, based at our Woodville Funeral Home, Granville Street, Swadlincote DE11 7JH
The successful candidate should possess a good telephone manner, good listening skills, and an eye for detail, being compassionate and caring. You will be required to assist in receiving and dealing with families making Funeral Arrangements and understand the need to maintain strict Confidentiality when dealing with funeral Matters.
To liaise with outside agencies i.e. Crematoriums, Cemeteries, Ministers, etc.

Although a knowledge and experienced person is preferred it is not essential as training will be given. Applicants applying should have a flexible approach to working hours.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Pay: £9.97 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
Masks, sanitisers, gloves

Apply before : 22-Aug-2022

Ref : JGL20/PT

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

Immediate start

20 hours per week

*Must be available to work Evenings in the Week and at 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.