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Job Reference: J12-ROTH36990

NHS Professionals - Non-Clinical

Would you like to be part of a team that has a real friendly, supportive and inclusive Trust with ethos and sense of community? If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, we’d love to hear from you!

NHS Professionals manages the temporary work placement (bank) at The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust, and we are looking for a Porter to support the Portering department

Rotherham Hospital which is situated just two miles south of Rotherham town centre, within proximity to the M1 and M18 motorways, six miles from Sheffield and close to Doncaster.

Job Title and Grade: Porter

Location: Rotherham General Hospital, Rotherham S60 2UD

Department: Portering

Pay rate: £9.21 per hour

Duration: ASAP- April 2020 TBC

Hours of Work: 7 on & 7 off Rota'd shifts to cover 24 hour service

Responsibilities will cover several areas such as:

  • To provide an effective service for the Portering Department within the Rotherham General Hospital, escorting patients between Wards and departments.  
  • Transporting equipment, medical records, mail, meals, specimens,linen, waste and moving furniture. The post holder will also hold a full UK driving Licenceto drive the Trust vehicle when required.
  • Out of Hours working under their own volition i.e. prioritising their own jobs, and taking direction from the 221 site manager.

In return for your hard work and commitment, NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer some fantastic benefits: –

  • Work this week, get paid next - Get paid the following Friday when you release your timesheets by 23:59 on Sunday.
  • Get paid to take holiday! - Holiday is accrued during every shift you work.
  • Statutory maternity/paternity (subject to qualifying criteria)
  • Access to our very own pension scheme called 'NHSP Stakeholder pension' for eligible members
  • Free training and development opportunities
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days

...and we are part of the NHS family!

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts do not have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 126,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades, and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.

Register today for various flexible working options and long-term placement opportunities.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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.

Successful applicants will be contacted after the closing date.

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