Mortuary Jobs

Mortuary Jobs

Maxxima is a recruitment agency that specialises in mortuary jobs. We have a deep understanding of the industry and established connections with healthcare organisations both in the public and private sector, which enables us to offer exclusive roles, not available with other recruiters.

Our expert recruiters will listen closely to your needs and help you find the exact role you are looking for from our wide range of permanent and locum mortuary jobs.

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Latest job opportunities

Browse the latest job vacancies below. Whether you’re looking for work in the private sector in the NHS, we have permanent and locum positions available.

Mortuary Technician - Carlisle
Carlisle £17 - £25 per hour

The Biomedical Science team at Maxxima are currently recruiting a Mortuary Technician to work in a busy NHS Hospital ...


Why work with Maxxima to find a mortuary job?

As one of the UK’s leading mortuary recruiters, we have developed an efficient job placement process that puts applicants first.

Our team is dedicated to listening carefully to the type of mortuary role you are looking for and matching your experience and skill set to the right opportunity. Whether it be a mortuary assistant job, or a mortuary technician role, our team will adapt to you to ensure your needs are met in your next role.

We have great relationships with a range of public and private sector healthcare organisations which enables us to offer you exclusive mortuary roles and excellent high rates of pay, that you won’t find elsewhere.

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Success Stories

  • "​I would wholly recommend working for Maxxima. I have a good working relationship with the cardiac physiology team, they find me assignments which suit my circumstances and location and obtain me the rates I ask for."


    Echocardiographer , Liam

  • ​"When I looked to become a Locum, Maxxima stood out to me straight away. Leaving permanent work to become a Locum was a daunting prospect however all the guys at Maxxima fill you with confidence with their knowledge, urgency and friendliness. I felt right from the start that they were always going to do the best for me and my career."

    Respiratory Physiologist

    Respiratory Physiologist , Chris

  • "​I love working with Maxxima because of their efficient, well-organized and friendly service. I have never struggled to find placements through Maxxima and they have found positions for me in really great departments. The service that I have received from Maxxima has been seamless and I would highly recommend them to anyone considering a move into the world of locuming!"

    Cardiac Physiogist

    Cardiac Physiogist , Frances

  • "I have a positive professional relationship with my consultant who understands and considers my needs and career aspirations especially since I'm in a niche field."

    Psychological Therapies

    Psychological Therapies , Dean

  • "​I just wanted to share a quick note and let you know that you do a great job. I’m glad I decided to work with you back in February 2016. It’s great how easy it is to talk to you as you are always available to support me and keep me updated. You always find for me the best opportunity to work and provide me support during consignments. Now it’s almost like having a close friend/family right here with me who helps me work with peace of mind. I just can’t thank you enough for your great effort."

    Cardiac Physiologist

    Cardiac Physiologist , Mudassar

  • "Maxxima's service is second to none. They've always accommodated my needs and arranged every aspect of my placement seamlessly "


    Radiography , Graham



Your Maxxima Journey

​Accessing exclusive roles and the expert support from the Maxxima team is simple. Just follow the steps below

  • Search

    Search for a job today with Maxxima. We have a wide selection of roles available. Both private and NHS mortuary jobs, with permanent and locum roles available.

  • Guidance

    From interview advice to relocation assistance, we will guide you through the whole process of getting your next mortician job. We’re here to help.

  • Payment

    We put in a lot of effort to ensure you get a competitive salary for your new mortuary job. We use our connections with employers to discuss and agree on a good pay, and our payroll experts make sure you receive your salary on time.

  • Support

    We’ll stay in touch even after you’ve started your mortician job, continuing to offer our valuable advice whenever you need it.

Maxxima Benefits

Working with Maxxima to find mortuary jobs means you can access a whole host of exclusive perks, giving you the edge when applying to roles.

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    Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else

    More than 150 health organisations in the UK, both public and private, have chosen Maxxima as their main source for hiring temporary staff, making Maxxima their ‘master vendor’. This status lets us you with provide job opportunities that other agencies can't offer.

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    Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay

    We believe in giving top-quality staff the best pay. Our reputation for good pay is well-known, which helps us attract the best candidates looking for mortuary jobs. At Maxxima, we’re continuously revaluating our pay rates to stay ahead and reward our hardworking candidates.

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    24/7/365 DAYS SUPPORT

    A dedicated team, committed to supporting you

    Starting from your first interaction with a consultant and extending throughout your mortuary shift or job placement, you'll benefit from the support of the experienced Maxxima team at every phase. With Maxxima, you'll be provided with a prompt and dependable service committed to assisting you at all hours.

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How much can a mortuary locum worker earn?

As a locum worker, your rate of pay will be discussed between you and your consultant at the point of finding you a great opportunity. There are a number of factors involved in negotiating your overall pay, including experience, specialist expertise, location and setting. London living costs are also taken into consideration and uplifts are applied where relevant.

Should you be looking for a permanent placement, your annual salary offer and remuneration package will be discussed between you and your consultant at Maxxima during your application.

NHS Employers provides information around NHS Terms and Conditions of Service, pay and allowances from 1 April 2020. Please see the agenda for change pay scales for a full breakdown.

  • Band 4 £22-£26

    per hour umbrella

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