Hospital Porters

Recruiter
Candidate Source
Location
Northampton
Salary
£7.50 - £15.00/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
A healthcare environment in Northampton is seeking a number of Hospital Porter to join its expanding team on a temporary basis. Whichever area you join, you become part of a talented, passionate team of people, committed to providing the best care and treatment to patients. You will also enjoy one of the most competitive and flexible benefits packages offered by any employer in the UK.

This company actively recruit people of all ages, backgrounds and levels of experience. This helps it understand the different needs of the patients and provide the best possible service. There are also training courses available for progression opportunities.

As the Hospital Porter, your duties will include:

- Transferring patients to and from wards and departments.
- Delivering clean linen to wards from the laundry.
- Moving furniture and medical equipment safely.
- Transferring files, specimen samples and pharmacy boxes to different parts of the hospital.
- Moving deceased patients to the mortuary.
- Lifting, carrying and transporting complex and valuable equipment between departments so doctors and surgeons can carry out their operations and procedures in time
- Delivering emergency drugs to the right wards.

To be a successful Hospital Porter you will have the following skills and experience:

- Must be able to undertake any hour of work as you will be on a rota covering 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Various shifts will be available including 6-2, 2-10, nights and weekends.

In return, the Hospital Porter will receive a salary of £7.50 - £15 per hour dependent on shift.

An enhanced DBS would be applicable for this position of which can be applied for through the company. 

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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