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Materials Management Assistant (Higher)

Job Reference: 269-SFT5288

Employer:
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Supply Chain
Location:
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, Salisbury
Salary:
£18,813 - £20,795 per ann

Voted by the Sunday Times as the best place to live in Britain, Salisbury is an attractive place to live and work and really gives you the best of everything. With easy access to London and local airports, Salisbury also has one of the 31 UNESCO world heritage sites in the UK in the form of Stonehenge and in addition boasts a number of museums and famous landmarks which are well worth a visit. Alternatively, the city of Southampton is only a short train or car journey away or if you prefer the sea, Bournemouth is also accessible.


As an early achiever of Level 2 accreditation against NHS Standards for Procurement, this is an exciting opportunity to join our expanding procurement team and support our ambitious transformation plan.

Working within a busy, forward thinking and progressive department, you will provide supply chain support through a Surgical Kitting service.

Stakeholder requirements.

You will have excellent communication and organisational abilities, a keen eye for detail and ability to prioritise. It will be important that you have the ability to manage your time effectively and be able to meet set deadlines.

Reporting directly to the Surgical Kitting team leader, you will be an integral part of the supply chain team, supporting the wider Procurement team, and you will have the ability to work on your own initiative when required.

Experience of working within a procurement and/or operating theatre environment is preferred.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Adam Parsons - adam.parsons@nhs.net

 




Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if we receive a large number of applications. We will not accept any applications or queries via agencies, under any circumstances.

GETTING TO WORK

We offer parking on site at Salisbury District Hospital, a daily charge applies. We encourage our staff to utilise other green methods of getting to work such as cycling or walking where possible, and our Trust is well connected through the bus services to the city centre and other areas.

OUR COMMITMENT TO EQUALITY

Equality remains at the centre of our policymaking, service delivery, and employment practice, giving all employees equal opportunity to develop, apply for promotions, and have working arrangements that enable them to achieve a manageable work-life balance.

The Trust actively promotes a work environment free from harassment and discrimination and provides training for staff to ensure this happens. We also closely monitor recruitment activity, training, development and employment practices to ensure equality of practice with regard to race, colour, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, disability, martial status and age.

OTHER INFORMATION

If this job requires you to have DBS check to enable you to properly fulfil the requirements of the job, on appointment, you will be required to replay the cost of obtaining a DBS check and this amount will be reclaimed in installments from your salary. Many staff use the DBS update service at a cost of £13 per annum but you need to sign up for this via their website.

Please read the job description and person specification carefully and ensure that your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience required.

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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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