Job Title: Driver / Bearer – Part-Time on a casual basis Salary: Competitive salary Session: 8am – 4pm Location: Croydon Skills: Full Clean Driving Licence, Personable, Warm and Friendly The Role To drive and bear on funerals with great respect and to follow clear instructions from the garage foreman and the funeral conductor. Responsibilities Driving [...]
Funeral Arranger Job Title: Funeral Arranger Location: Orpington and Croydon and Croydon local areas The Role To meet with all clients, either in person or over the phone, to arrange funerals; with an understanding, caring and sympathetic frame of mind. To handle their affairs from start to finish of the procedure and to clearly explain [...]
With a lifelong marriage comes the inevitability of one spouse outliving the other. More than 13-million Americans suffer through this heart-wrenching loss each year. The majority of widowed men and women are seniors, who may have never envisioned a life without their partner. But despite grief, life goes on and the surviving spouse must take [...]
Mother’s Day to many is a day of celebration, the truth is though, for many, Mother’s Day can be a painful and difficult day.
This article was originally featured on http://www.funeralservicetimes.co.uk/ Six months after the tram tragedy in Croydon, South London, which killed seven people, a full-day seminar was run, free of charge, by the town’s independent family-run funeral directors Rowland Brothers. The seminars, which took place on 9 May, were for the benefit of bereavement professionals and volunteers affected [...]
What inspires and motivates your team? RBI International Ops Manager Fiona Greenwood knows that despite the tragic situations her very good team encounters every day, there is still huge satisfaction in helping families at their lowest ebb. ‘When I turned from global emergency assistance to global funeral repatriation six years ago, every day brought just [...]
When we lose a loved one there is an expectation to write a eulogy or a speech in remembrance. However, another popular option for funeral ceremonies and memorials, is reading a poem. Articulating the emotions of bereavement are difficult and a meaningful poem that captures the essence of both your loved one and family will [...]
The government published the Armed Forces Covenant in 2011 setting out the relationship between the nation, the armed forces and the government the same year Croydon became the first London borough to sign a Community Covenant. It was signed as a pledge of commitment to the local Armed Forces population – those in service, Reservists, [...]