Vision Logo 2

Hospital Porter - Kings Mill Hospital

Job description

A great opportunity to join our passionate Hospital Porters team on a permanent basis has become available to work within our busy healthcare setting.

In this role you will be required to be fully flexible with the shifts you can work and be available to work days, evening and nights to include being available to work at least every other weekend.

This role will suit a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

The core hours of work will be, 3 days/7, 22.5 hours per week. The ideal candidate will have a fully flexible approach to their working week with no restrictions.

Responsibilities

Responsible for the logistics within the hospital this role will involve direct interaction with Patients and Medical staff on ward areas throughout your shift with main duties to include:

Transportation and transfer of patients around the hospital including day care, A&E, theatres & ward areas using various modes of transport within agreed response times and standards
Delivering medical gas cylinders, equipment, stores, furniture, pharmaceutical and pathology items.
Taking blood samples, specimens and medication around the hospital in a timely and pleasant manner.
To take linen, case notes and the removal and disposal of waste of which some duties can be heavy.
Receive, record and prioritise job requests in line with agreed procedures.
Transport the deceased to the mortuary
Support medical staff during emergency situations to include major incidents to the arrival of the Air ambulance.

Ideal Candidate

Good command of the English language with a passion for patient care and be able to liaise closely with ward staff.
Awareness of high patient cares standards
Must have a 'Can do' attitude
Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team.
Ability to work in a fast paced healthcare environment and has a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
Be aware that this is a hospital environment and at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress.
Previous experience and knowledge is desirable but not essential as full training will be given
This position is subject to a Disclosure & Baring Service check costs, are met by the employer

Package Details

Medirest is part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, who provide a full range of Hotel Services (including staff, patient and visitors catering, domestics, portering and security) at over 130 NHS Trust and private hospitals.

About Us

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

We offer great discounts such as discounted cinema tickets, gyms membership, food outlets and supermarkets as well as life insurance and the option to join the company pension scheme. We offer further training by offering an accredited qualification through our NVQ program.

Details

  • Apply by: 29/06/2019
  • Company: Compass Group UK & Ireland
  • Location: Nottingham
  • Job type: Part-time
  • Job sector: General
  • Employers reference: na
  • Listing date: 12/06/2019

How to apply

https://www.indeed.co.uk/jobs?q=part%20time&l=Mansfield&fromage=last&start=30&vjk=a378ea89dc938e6a

 

Why choose West Notts?

The word 100% written in a circle

100% A Level pass rate in 2018

An icon of a reward rosette in a circle

Best A Level provider in Mansfield and Ashfield for student progress*

An icon of a tick and checkbox in a circle

One of the top colleges in the UK for student satisfaction**

An icon of a bus in a circle

An extensive bus service across Mansfield and the surrounding area

An icon of a building in a circle

£50m investment in our facilities since 2008

*Value added is a measure of a student’s progress against their starting point
**Learner Exit Survey 2017/18
Policies and statements | Freedom of Information | Accessibility Statement | Modern Slavery Statement | Privacy Notices
© West Nottinghamshire College