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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/11/2020.

Sterile Services Supervisor

Job Reference: 390-EFM-1496-A

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Sterile Services Decontamination
Southend, Southend on sea
£21,892 Per Annum pro rata

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust is now one of the largest trusts in the country, serving a population of 1.2 million people. Our newly formed Trust, comprising acute hospital sites at Broomfield in Chelmsford, Basildon and Southend, is determined to provide the best health services for its local population. We are a well-led, high-performing and innovative organisation working in the best interests of the people we serve.

With a workforce of approximately 15,000 staff, we can now do more and go further in delivering health services to our local communities.

Our ambition is to deliver excellent local and specialist services, to improve the health and wellbeing of our patients, and provide a vibrant place for staff to develop, innovate and build careers.

Patients will experience improved care as well as fewer delays and cancellations. We are able to provide more once-in-a-lifetime specialist care region-wide. With our new trust size will come more opportunities for development, research, networking and innovation.

We aim to make the most of our skills and experiences so we can become the best we can be. As one organisation we will recruit the finest and retain more specialist staff due to more employment opportunities across our Trust.

We will deliver safe and high-quality services and be an employer of choice for our workforce.

We are ‘one team, working together’.



Will assist the management to provide a professional cost effective service to all wards and departments within the Trust, and to other organisations with whom supply arrangements have been agreed; and to provide such technical advice as these services require.


To assist the mangement to ensure the safe decontamination of re-usable medical devices from the MSB Group, Sterile Services/Sterile Scopes Department (SUHT) and to assist with the management and education of all staff within that department.


He/She will work in close collaboration with other professionals e.g. Clinical Directors, Consultants, Clinical Nurse specialists and ward / department representatives to select best choice products required by clinical staff and their patients.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameDawn SkinnerJob titleDecontamination ManagerEmail addressDawn.Skinner@southend.nhs.ukTelephone number01702385267Additional contact information

Karen Ince

Quality Manager


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