April 22, 2024
Croydon, United Kingdom
Job Type


Job Title: Mortuary Assistant
Location: Croydon
Rate: £13.65
Start date: ASAP
Duration: On-going
Hours: 37.5h weekly

Are you seeking a challenging and fulfilling role in a crucial area of healthcare? We are currently seeking a Martuary Assistant to join leading healthcare establishment's mortuary team. You will play a crucial role in running a safe, secure, and effective mortuary and post-mortem service, ensuring that all deceased individuals are treated with dignity and respect at all times.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in manual handling procedures and transfer deceased individuals across the hospital site.
  • Input data into the Cerner computer system and maintain accurate records in the mortuary database.
  • Prepare deceased individuals for formal identification and viewing by relatives.
  • Dispose of clinical waste and maintain cleanliness in the mortuary and refrigeration areas.
  • Work collaboratively as part of the team and participate in the on-call rota.


  • Effective communication skills with colleagues and service users.
  • Ability to work sensitively with bereaved relatives and respond empathetically to their needs.
  • Proficiency in manual handling procedures and use of mortuary equipment.
  • Knowledge of data input and record-keeping procedures.
  • Adherence to health and safety regulations.

Please submit your CV now, or call 07378 680582

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