set on making a positive impact, you'll love working for the Central Co-op.
are made up of passionate and motivated people who really care about what they
do, and want to contribute to a sustainable society, whilst making progress in
their personal career and ambitions.
Central Co-op have been serving communities since 1844, with a proud heritage based on the values and principles set out by the Rochdale Pioneers. The roots within the co-operative movement still drive on over 175 years later, pushing them to continue to be one of the UK’s largest and most successful independent co-operative societies.
Co-op serve half a million customers each week across 250+ food stores, 100+ funeral homes, filling stations, Post Office branches, florists and more!
Helping colleagues develop their careers is important. Central Co-op are proud to offer the opportunity to gain an apprenticeship, offering a great way to gain a qualification whilst developing your knowledge, skills and behaviours whilst at work.
Being a Difference Maker with the Central Co-op
Co-op are open to all
Diverse teams are more creative, innovative and empathetic. When a range of experiences, ages and perspectives come together, it sparks fresh thinking, leading to new opportunities. Central Co-op are an inclusive and community-based business, welcoming talented and committed individuals from all walks of life, who fully represent their customers and members.
There are more than 7,800 individuals working together across different business areas, striving to create a culture that embraces the skills and experience of every single one.
Being Part of the Community
Co-op are part of the communities they help sustain, and that motivates them to deliver so much more than great customer service. They invest in hundreds of local community initiatives and projects, they stock locally-sourced products in stores, and work to put food on the table of vulnerable people across the region.
Making a Difference No Matter What
Making a difference, when people need someone the most. Meet Jordan:
Making a difference every day in the community. Meet Jamie:
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