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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/01/2021.

Laundry Floor Manager

Job Reference: 352-E001-2021

The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Oldham Care Organisation, Oldham
£21,892 - £24,157

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group was created by bringing together staff and services from two NHS Trusts, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. Together, we’ve a wealth of skills and resources to share and tap into and, a wide range of career paths for you to develop and explore. If you want to join a team of over 19,000 NHS experts in delivering high-quality, local care across Salford, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale and beyond – come and take your place with us.

Contract type and hours: Permanent, 37.5hrs per week. Working Shifts potentially between 6am - 10pm


Oldham Care Organisation

As the Healthier Together plans continue across Greater Manchester the Oldham Care Organisation is planned to play a crucial role with the Royal Oldham Hospital being identified as a red/hub hospital for the area.

The hospital has a full accident and emergency department and offers a comprehensive range of acute, general and specialist surgical services. The site also includes a dedicated Women’s and Childrens unit, offering one of only three Tertiary maternity units in the area. It is also home to the Alliance’s state of the art pathology lab providing a range of pathology services across the region.

Recently the Royal Oldham has received encouraging feedback from the CQC recognising various improvements and the dedication of the teams in their commitment to providing exceptional care.

Team/Departmental Information

This is a fast moving department with high demands and quick reactive responses required and well as proactive involvement around all production activities.

To meet & communicate regularly with the Laundry Plant Manager, all shifts including senior managers.

To review the service and promote improvements in service delivery and specifications.

Responsible for the monitoring and record keeping of all materials used with in the laundry and production mandatory forms.

Deal with any linen enquiries and action in the appropriate manner to the customer’s satisfaction.

Respond to urgent ad-hoc requests for linen and to pack or distribute such items as required to enable customer needs to be met.

To perform all the duties of a Laundry Floor Manager as and when required.

Ensure that safe working practices are maintained at all times and that duties are performed in accordance with Health and Safety and other relevant statutory regulations.

Comply with Trust Policy and Management instruction with regard to Health and Safety and fire prevention and not to do anything that may endanger yourself and others.

Our commitment to you

To undertake on the job training and induction training to achieve full competency across a medium range of duties. Having the skills to operate individual machinery and understanding the basic mechanical operation, giving the post holder the skills to progress within the department.

The part you play

This is your chance to show what the kind of individual you are and we are looking for. Along with the knowledge and skills required for the post we would like to have in the ideal candidate: an enthusiastic, people focused, and supportive person. A person who is flexible, confident and determined within the role, is keen to learn and can work well both a lone and as a team player.

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership.

All communications to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for this post.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameJanet RoseJob titleDeputy Head of Linen ServicesEmail addressjanet.rose@pat.nhs.ukTelephone number0161 627 8626

This organisation has signed up to the Greater Manchester Continuous Service Commitment. That means we will recognise your continuous or ‘unbroken’ service in any Greater Manchester local authority or NHS organisation, Transport for Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service or Greater Manchester Combined Authority; giving you access to our service-related benefits.

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