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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/01/2020.


Job Reference: 425-A-19-33117

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Estates & Ancillary
£17,652 - £19,020 per annum pro rata

The Becton site is a sub-regional site that provides a therapeutic day and in patient care for children and young people who present with emotional, behavioural and mental health issues.

We are looking to recruit into our small and friendly team of evening housekeepers, working from 15.45pm until 19.45pm weekdays and either a morning or an afternoon shift as per rota on a weekend.

The successful applicant will be required to carry out a range of general housekeeping duties and will be responsible for maintaining a high standard of cleanliness using modern methods of machinery. Duties may also include the delivery of and serving of a meal service at ward levels.

The successful applicants will also be responsible to record and document all departmental and Trust directives in compliance with Good Management and Environmental Health Practices. Applicants must be aware that this can be a very challenging and demanding role at times, and therefore the successful applicant must be very flexible in their approach to working regimes with a mature attitude.



All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£45). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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