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Job Reference: J219-R0027151

Nuffield Health
Tunbridge Wells

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Porter in our Tunbridge Wells Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation.


The Role


In this varied and physical role as a Hospital Maintenances Porter you will;

  • Collect post daily

  • Complete minor maintenance work for example: decorating, moving furniture

  • Carry out waste and pathology collections

  • Collect and return patients to their individual rooms following surgery.

  • Be working in a fast moving clinical environment, with constant interaction with the Theatre Team.


The Person


To succeed as a Maintenances Porter you will;

  • Be comfortable with a physical role which involves pushing beds and lifting heavy equipment.

  • Be a good communicator as part of your role will be ensuring that patients are feeling as relaxed and reassured prior to their surgery.

  • Comply with Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks if successful.


The Benefits

  • Holiday in line with the Working Time Directive.

  • Access to our Pension Scheme.

  • Discounted gym membership at £15.00 a month that they need to set up directly with the club. Discount does not extend to partners and family members.


Working on the bank means you are not contracted to a set number of hours per week but instead work on an ad-hoc basis to suit the needs of the business and your availability.

Key information about the role.


Salary - £8.70 Per hour

Location - Tunbridge Wells

Contract Type - Bank
Weekly Hours - Various Hours

Closing date - 04/12/2020


Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

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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