Band 1

Main area
E2 – Young Adult Cardiac Unit
Band 1
Part Time 22.5 hours per week
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Southampton General Hospital
£15,404 - £15,671 pa
19/01/2018 23:59

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Housekeeper to join our friendly team within the Young Adult Cardiac Unit at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.

The successful candidate will be able to work both independently and collaboratively within a team and be able to anticipate the needs of patients and staff. You will contribute to the smooth running and organisation of the ward ensuring that all patients have a positive experience whilst in our care. The post holder will work as an integral part of the nursing team co-ordinate non-clinical patient services/facilities in the ward area and ensure the ward is a clean, safe and comfortable environment.

Working hours will be 22.5 hours per week to include weekends.

The main responsibilities for the post will include -

• Working alongside all disciplines of staff, monitoring the ward environment.
• Undertaking housekeeping tasks to ensure the ward environment is clean and presentable.
• Maintaining Records of Cleaning.
• Assisting patients with their nutritional needs.

The key working relationships for this post are -

• The Ward Manager and the Nursing Team
• Serco Domestic Supervisor and Ward Domestic
• Serco Ward Host/Hostess 

We look forward to welcoming you to the Division.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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