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Specialist Cleaner, Band 2

Job Reference: 152-S066.21B

Employer:
Dorset HealthCare University NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Forston Clinic
Location:
Dorchester
Salary:
£18,005 - £19,337 p.a.

Want to be part of the new NHS? Health and Care organisations in Dorset are at the forefront of transforming services to provide excellent, patient-centred care.

Dorset HealthCare recently achieved an Outstanding CQC status and is a dynamic forward-thinking Trust operating throughout Dorset.

Dorset HealthCare plays a pivotal role in the strong partnership of public sector organisations across Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole. Our community and mental health trust has a caring and committed workforce of around 5,500 staff, serving a population of over 700,000 people.

We are looking for proactive, positive, respectful, supportive, reliable and trustworthy people to join us at Dorset HealthCare – we’re the biggest provider of healthcare in Dorset and offer exciting opportunities for people with a range of skills. We want to be better every day – do you?

‘This is an exciting time for us as we continue improving and adapting. I have seen some great innovation, fantastic teamwork and a real willingness to look at how we can do things differently’ – Eugine Yafele, Chief Executive (May 2019)

#wearebettereveryday


Dorset Healthcare are currently seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our Facilities Support Team.

We are seeking a full time, 37.50 hours per week, member of staff to join an existing team to continue to create a clean and healthy environment for patients, staff and visitors.

Full training and PPE is provided, you will be expected to work to a high standard of cleaning within clinical and non clinical areas in accordance with NHS Cleanliness standards and Infection Prevention Control requirements.

The duties will include a planned maintenance programme of 'deep cleans' of wards, kitchens, theatres etc and to support Dorset Healthcare units in the ‘terminal’ deep cleaning of the wards.

This is very much a hands on role, the duties are varied, demanding but rewarding.

Car driver is essential for this role - work vehicle is provided.

Employment in this post requires a Standard Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name:  Richard Northwood

Job title:  Senior Facilities Manager

Email address:  siobhan.baxter@nhs.net

Telephone number:  07977 476540

Additional contact information

Siobhan Baxter 07770 538357 between 9-5, Monday - please leave a clear message with phone number if the line is busy.




Our vision is to be Better Every Day through excellence, compassion and expertise in all we do.

Our behaviours bring our values to life and constantly remind us that how we do things at Dorset HealthCare is as important as what we do. They are:

  • Proactive

  • Positive

  • Respectful

  • Supportive

  • Reliable and Trustworthy

    Our staff benefits:

  • Dedicated career pathways

  • Opportunities for continuing professional development

  • An excellent preceptorship programme for newly qualified Nurses and AHP’s

  • Comprehensive and structured induction programme and training

  • Monthly pay plus enhancements for night, weekend and bank holiday working

  • NHS Pension scheme

  • Health & Wellbeing service

  • Holiday pay of up to 33 days plus bank holidays pro rata, dependent on service

  • NHS discounts

  • Trust beach huts located along the famous Sandbanks coastline

  • Salary sacrifice scheme including:

    • Work related learning

    • Buying and selling of annual leave

    • Car and Cycle scheme

    • Home technology equipment

It is sometimes necessary to close vacancies early due to an exceptional response - please apply as soon as possible and refer to the Applicants Recruitment Flowchart.

After applying via NHS Jobs your application will be imported into our preferred third party recruitment system, TRAC. All information about your application will come from apps.trac.jobs. You won’t be able to track progress of your application or receive messages through NHS Jobs. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Dorset HealthCare transferring the information contained in the application to Trac and accept a privacy notice under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Applicants who require sponsorship to work in the United Kingdom (UK) are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. Please note that from January 2021, to work in the UK candidates who are not UK or Republic of Ireland (RoI) nationals require sponsorship unless you have permission to work via another route. Further guidance can be found on the gov.uk website.



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