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Housekeeping Porter - Northampton

St Andrew's Healthcare
Contract Type
Expiry Date
27/05/2018 10:46:00
Housekeeping Porter Band 2NorthamptonSalary: £14,961 - £17,889 per annumHours: 37.5 hours per week to include weekends We are seeking to

Job Description

Housekeeping Porter Band 2

Salary: £14,961 - £17,889 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week to include weekends
We are seeking to recruit a Housekeeping Porter to support our Central services and Clinical Teams within our Estate and Facilities Directorate.
The role encompasses general portering duties which include the movement of furniture and equipment throughout the Hospital, Delivery of food, laundry and post, waste collection and disposal. Although this list is not exhaustive it indicates the level of manual handling required for the post.

Your responsibilities will include delivery and collection of the internal Laundry Service within our grounds. You will ensure that prescribed vehicle checks are regularly completed

You will possess good organisational skills and be able to prioritise your workload and work on your own initiative. You should be well presented with good communication skills and a friendly and helpful manner.

You will also have the ability to remain calm under pressure, be adaptable and work as part of a team. You must possess a full driving licence code D or D1 preferred, never have been disqualified and be over 21 (for insurance purposes.)

This is an ideal opportunity for enthusiastic and proactive individuals to join our organisation. We can offer a supportive environment in which your skills and contribution will be recognised and valued.
We offer an excellent benefits package including:
  • Pension
  • Sickness policy on par with the NHS
  • 35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service
  • Life cover
  • Car lease scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free parking
  • Paid DBS application
  • Access to free vocational qualifications

Closing date: Sunday 29th April 2018
St Andrew’s is the UK’s largest mental health charity. We offer specialist secure services for men, women, adolescents and older people across mental health, learning disability, brain injury and degenerative disorders such as Huntington’s and Alzheimer’s. Putting Service Users’ needs at the heart of everything we do, we have built an innovative culture of clinical expertise.
St Andrew’s is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1104951