Providing procedural, ceremonial and administrative support to the Coroner’s Court and Coroner Support Team on a casual basis.
A casual (ad-hoc) vacancy has arisen for a motivated, empathetic person to perform the role of Court Usher at the Avon Coroner’s Court in Flax Bourton, North Somerset.
The role involves completing a range of court-based, administrative, clerical & support duties, including organising day-
to-day court matters and supporting bereaved people and other court visitors.
The role will also involve periodic covering of Usher duties in Court 1, which will include managing jury inquests.
You must have excellent attention to detail and interpersonal skills, experience of working directly with the public (i.
e. in a frontline role), and experience of delivering excellent customer care to bereaved people.
This role involves contact with people who may be very upset, and can be emotionally challenging. Therefore, potential applicants should give thought to this aspect before applying.
If you require any more information regarding this position, please contact Lucy Baker, Coroner Support Supervisor, on 01275 461920 or .
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