Administrator - West Herts Crematorium


Job Title: Administrator
Employer: West Hertfordshire Crematorium
(Joint Committee constituting Dacorum, Hertsmere, St Albans, Three Rivers and Watford Councils)
Salary: £17,072 – £21, 962 plus London (inner Fringe) Weighting Allowance of £840 p.a.
Hours: 37 hours per week  - may include some unsocial hours, including at weekends.
Position: Permanent
Location: West Hertfordshire Crematorium, High Elms Lane, Garston, Hertfordshire, WD2 7JS
Closing date: 15th October 2017

West Herts Crematorium, based in Garston is a facility that brings comfort and peace to all visitors. We are committed to providing all the support and guidance needed to help arrange the most appropriate cremation service.

We are looking to appoint an Administrator, the ideal candidate must have good all round computer and administrative skills, and be able to work in a small and busy team. Have excellent communication skills, be sensitive and diplomatic in the way that the service is provided to the users of the facility, which come from a variety of religious denominations

You will be part of a team responsible for delivering a high quality administrative service to the Crematorium and liaising with the Crematorium Manager, Funeral Directors, Registrars and other Crematorium staff.

The post may require you to work a certain amount of unsocial hours, including at weekends, to ensure that all funeral and security commitments are successfully completed to the required standards and regulations.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Jane Thomas, Crematorium Manager on 01923 673285.

For more information about the Crematorium, visit West Herts Crematorium website at

An application pack for this position can be downloaded from the panel to the right of this advert.

Alternatively you can contact our Customer Service Centre.

Completed applications should be emailed to the Shared HR Service for Watford Borough and Three Rivers District Council or returned to Human Resources at Watford Town Hall.

CV's on their own will not be considered - we do require that you complete our application form.