Domestic Assistant

Recruiter
Stockport NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
17 Nov 2020
Closes
26 Nov 2020
Ref
362-A-20-2606811-B
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
Stockport NHS Foundation Trust

There are lots of good reasons to choose to come and work at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust. A dynamic integrated Trust with integrity and vision. Exactly the same qualities you'll see in yourself. Stockport NHS Foundation Trust aims to be the organisation of choice for patients and an employer of choice for staff. In order to continually improve all aspects of our patient experience, we rely upon having a highly skilled, motivated, diverse, productive and patient focused workforce.

Stockport Foundation Trust is one of four 'specialist' hospital sites in Greater Manchester. Being a 'specialist' hospital will enhance our general surgery, anaesthetics, critical care and emergency medicine for the benefit of people in Stockport, High Peak, Cheshire and across Greater Manchester.

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust is committed to helping staff to balance the demands of both their work and personal needs through flexible working arrangements, wherever reasonably practicable and subject to service needs. Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, an element of working from home or compressed hours. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.

Our values 'We Care, We Respect, We Listen' are at the heart of everything we do and come from our promise 'Making a difference everyday'. They drive the behaviour and actions for everyone in our organisation.

Please read the documents attached to this vacancy before applying, including the job description, person specification and the information for applicants which includes useful information to help complete your application.

Band 2 Domestic Assistant

We currently have Vacancies for Domestic Assistants to work as part of a Domestic Rapid Response Team at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust at Stepping Hill Hospital. We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated people to join our current 170 strong team, who have a passion for delivering a quality cleaning/ decontamination service. As this is a public facing service we are seeking individuals who enjoy customer interaction and have the ability to react to a changing and sometimes challenging environment. Our service covers wards, department and office areas across the site.

We use all the latest cleaning equipment and materials. We offer further development via apprenticeships/ NVQ opportunities.

The shifts are:

2 positons Saturday/Sunday 6.00 pm - 10.00 pm (8 hours)

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and promote safeguarding by implementing the Trust's policies and procedures, acting promptly on concerns, communicating effectively and sharing information appropriately.

If successful this vacancy will require a standard DBS at a cost of £26.50, this will be deducted from your first Trust salary.

In addition to this it will be a condition of your employment that you will join the DBS update service and pay the annual subscription fee of £13.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameJoanne MorrisJob titleFacilities Support Service ManagerEmail addressJoanne.Morris@stockport.nhs.ukTelephone number0161 4195167

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Occasionally we may need to close a vacancy early if in receipt of a large number of applications. If you are interested in this post and wish to be considered, we advise you to complete and submit your application as soon as possible. Unfortunately we are not able to acknowledge each application. If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please consider that you have not been shortlisted. Please also note that Stockport NHS FT are unable to refund interview expenses or re-location costs. Stockport NHS FT is committed to promoting and championing a culture of diversity, fairness and equality for all applicants and employees. Applications are welcomed from all backgrounds and we strive to reflect the community we serve in our diverse workforce. Our "two tick" kite mark guarantees a candidate with a disability, who fulfils the essential criteria, an interview at the Trust. We can make reasonable adjustments, and offer support and advice in a variety of ways on request.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your application will be imported into our 3rd party recruitment system (Trac). All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will be unable to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website. Stockport NHS FT will be unable to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to Stockport NHSFT transferring the information contained in this application to Trac. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS ESR system. All communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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