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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/01/2021.

Theatres Porter

Job Reference: J12-ALD38573

Employer:
NHS Professionals - Non-Clinical
Location:
Alder Hey
Salary:
9.21

Are you flexible, fit and ready to make a difference?

We are looking for a Porter who is flexible and hard working…

Alder Hey Children’s Hospital has cared for over 330,000 children, young people and their families for over 100 years. We are one of Europe’s biggest and busiest children’s hospitals, we treat everything from common illnesses to highly complex and specialist conditions.

We are becoming recognised as one of the world’s leaders in children’s healthcare and research. We contribute to public health, lead cutting-edge research and teach the next generation of children’s specialists.

Would you like to be a part of this long-standing trust?

We have a new 3 month placement for a Porter at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Eaton Road, Liverpool (L12 2AP) with the Theatre department  

 

Working Pattern        3 week rota pattern Rota Monday-Sunday. Shifts will range between 7am-8:30pm on weekdays and 9am-4pm weekends

Pay rate / band          Band 2 - the hourly pay is £9.21 an hour.

 

Duties will include

  • The role includes collecting truck full of surgical instrument trays / instruments from lower floor delivery bay to theatres.

 

  • Unloading and scanning surgical instrument trays and individual instruments on to a trolley then distributing to the correct instrument store room, there are 3 instrument store rooms within the theatre department.

 

  • Cleaning of the instrument store rooms, checking expiry dates and rotating trays.

 

  • Collecting used trays from each dirty sluice after use in theatres and scanning out of trays for collection so the trays / induvial instruments can be reprocessed at an off-site sterile services unit.

 

  • Collection of theatre rubbish bags from sluice to the waste bins.

 

The person will be.

  • Reliable and consistent
  • Approachable and presentable at all times
  • Flexible and able to commit to the Rota

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

•           Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!

•           First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England

•           Dedicated consultants

•           Flexible working options

•           Free DBS and free training

•           Build holiday allowance

•           Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days

•           Stakeholder pension scheme

 

 

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 don’t 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.

 

Disclaimer

Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam 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.




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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