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Assistant FM Audit and Compliance Manager

Job Reference: 449-CP1036

Solent NHS Trust
£25,655 - £31,534 p.a pro rata

Make a difference with us

If you are looking for somewhere you can make a real difference and are passionate about keeping people safe, well and out of hospital, a career with us may be just what you’re looking for. At Solent NHS Trust, we strive to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of our communities.

We are proud to be an organisation which is focused on our people and we welcome people who share our values to come and work with us.

  • To deliver great care that is safe, simple and easy to access
  • To be a caring, flexible and supportive place to work
  • To deliver the best value for money

Our Facilities Services are passionate about the delivery of a safe working environment for our colleagues and a safe and nurturing environment for our patients. We would like you to be a part of it!

A brand new opportunity for a BICs qualified individual to join our team to help lead and direct the staff within facilities. You will be working closely with our clinical colleagues within the wards and also be responsible for relationship building with external partners to ensure The National Standards of Healthcare Cleanliness 2021, are upheld.

You, as the successful candidate will work directly with the Facilities Management to cover the day to day leadership of inhouse Housekeeping teams across our two clinical sites in Southampton. The post will require completion of both Cleaning and Catering audits throughout Hampshire and the Isle of Wight in conjunction with our external cleaning provider. You will also use your skills and knowledge gained from your experiences to upskill our colleagues to challenge and drive forward best practice.

This role requires you to have a Full UK Driving Licence and access to the use of a car.

We’d like you to have good working knowledge of NHS practices within Facilities as well as being confident with using IT, specifically Microsoft Office programmes. You should be a confident communicator, as well as being organised and able to prioritise a busy and varied workload.

Work Base: Western Community Hospital, Southampton

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, we’d love to hear from you! Please contact Hazel Read (FM Support Services and Audit Compliance Manager) to find out more on 07500 880786.


We will contact you via NHS Jobs if you are shortlisted for interview. Candidates selected for interview will be contacted before the given interview date; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders.

Our shared values support the development of a strong working culture. They breathe life into our organisation – guiding and inspiring all of our actions and decisions. They enable us to be better at what we do and create a great place for our staff to work, whilst ensuring we provide the highest quality of care to our patients.

In creating our values, we spent time listening to our employees and members. Based on what people told us, we created our HEART values to reflect the deep belief that we are caring organisation at the centre of our community: Honesty, Everyone counts, Accountable, Respectful, Teamwork.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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