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Hospital Porter

£12.23 Per Hour
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
Full Job Description To provide an efficient and effective Portering service, working in a self-motivated and professional manner at all times. To work well with all disciplines of staff and may be required to take direction from other professional staff from time to time. A courteous and helpful approach to patients, visitors and staff is essential and a sensible and safe conscious approach to work is necessary at all times, as well as strict observance of the Hospital policies and procedure. We are looking for people to join our team of porters at Royal Free Hospital. In this role you will be expected to provide an efficient, effective and flexible Portering service to all our customers. Communication and face to face contact with patients, visitors and all staff, wearing of smart uniform for patient facing duties working inside and outside the building. Tasks will include the collection and delivery of all medical and non-medical items as and when required by the Hospital, this will include the movement of patients, goods, stores, linen, food, pharmacy items, medical record notes and boxes waste. Logistical role is of movement of all goods and waste inside and outside the building. All applicants must be able to work well with all disciplines of staff and you may be asked to take direction from other professional staff. All porters are required to be courteous and helpful with a sensible and safe approach to work at all times observing Trust policies and procedures. Deliver clean items of linen ensuring that the cages are taken to the designated locations and collect dirty linen from ward linen chutes, departments and outlying areas and transport to central area ready for collection. Clean trolleys and wheelchairs as required as per control of infection policy. Answer bleeps or give instructions on the radios in a professional manner, ensure batteries are put on charge at the end of each shift. Deliver/exchange medical gas cylinders from a central gas store to wards and departments as required and prepare cylinder for use. This will be for a period of 2 weeks - Will be extended for the right candidate
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  • Job Reference: 710452540-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Bluebaring Recruitment
    Bluebaring Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £12.23 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary