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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/10/2021.

Make Ready Operative - Bristol

Job Reference: 202-A-21-15270

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
£18,546 - £19,918 per annum

The key function of the ‘Make Ready’ role is to ensure that Trust vehicles meet the operational and clinical standards required.

To ensure Trust vehicles are clean, fully stocked (as appropriate) and essential equipment is in date and presented to a high standard.

To ensure the promotion of a positive image of the Trust in terms of appearance and cleanliness. To ensure that the vehicles meet the required Care Quality Commission (CQC) Standards.

The Make Ready Operative must not underestimate the important part they will play within the Trust by adhering to a successful Make Ready process especially in relation to ensuring vehicles are collected and delivered to the workshop and back to their operational location according to plan and in a timely manner with the minimum amount of disruption to Operations.

To provide general transport and courier services within the Trust area as part of an Integrated Logistics System.

Please note, the hours for this post are currently07:00-15:00, Monday to Friday


At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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