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Care Support Worker

Job Reference: J11-PORTSCSW00-17

Employer:
NHS Professionals - Flexible Workers
Location:
Portsmouth
Salary:
£8.01ph - £15.06ph

Care Support Worker – General (flexible and long-term opportunities available)

Portsmouth Hospital NHS Trust

Locations covered: Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham

Band 2

Day Rate - £8.01per hour

Night/Sat Rate - £11.54per hour

Sun/Bank Holiday Rate - £15.06per hour

NHS Professionals manages the temporary staffing needs of around 60 NHS Trusts across England. An integral part of the NHS, it aims to reduce trusts’ spending on flexible workers without compromising quality, by providing greater transparency of demand and supplying bank staff at the best possible rate. Its bank of more than 40,000 flexible workers comprises general and specialist nurses, doctors, midwives, admin/clerical, allied health professionals, healthcare scientists, support services among other healthcare professionals.

For more information visit the NHS Professionals website.

Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest acute hospital trusts in the country. We provide a full range of services to more than 675,000 people across Portsmouth, South East Hampshire and West Sussex. Most services are provided at Queen Alexandra Hospital but we also offer a range of outpatient and diagnostic facilities closer to patients’ homes. We handle around 142,000 Emergency Department admissions a year and have the busiest maternity department on the South Coast. The Trust employs around 6,480 staff and is the largest employer in Portsmouth. The Trust’s vision is to be the best hospital, provide the best care by employing the best people and to ensure our patients are the Centre of all that we do. If you share the same values as Portsmouth Hospitals; Respect & Dignity, Quality of Care, Working Together and Efficiency we want you to work for us.

NHS Professionals works in partnership with Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust to provide their temporary staffing requirements. Hours are flexible, full or part time.

In order to apply for a post you must have a minimum of 6 months experience in a similar role held within the last 3 years, have good communication skills and demonstrate evidence of team working. You must be able to take direction and instruction and be honest and trustworthy.

Please note you are only eligible for the role if you have proof of ONE of the following:

- You are currently studying as a Student Nurse

- You have completed Level 2 and Level3 NVQ or Apprenticeship Diploma in Health and Social Care

- You have a Care Certificate from another NHS Organisation

In return for your hard work and your professional, caring and reliable service you will have access to the following benefits:

- Competitive, weekly pay

- Access to the NHSP Stakeholder Pension

- paid annual leave and statutory maternity pay (subject to qualifying criteria)

- Training and development opportunities

Please note that you will be contacted via email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.





Please note that you will be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.



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