Hospital Porter

Location
Papworth Everard, England, Cambridgeshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
09 Feb 2018
Closes
10 Apr 2018
Ref
SL48293
Contact
Soraya Abad
Sector
Hospital
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Term Time
Job Level
Apprenticeship
Language
English

Contact Details

Key Purpose:

To ensure the efficient, courteous and timely movement of patients and equipment within the hospital or surrounding buildings.

Requirements:

  • Communicate effectively with colleagues, trust staff and patients so that requirements of the task are understood and trust staff and patients are informed of movements.
  • Movement of deceased bodies to the mortuary ensuring that all movements with the mortuary are recorded and that procedures have been followed.
  • Movement of patient equipment, pharmacy stores, medical gases, medical records and furniture as directed and authorised.
  • Assist in the collection and management of wheelchairs within the hospital to ensure the even allocation of wheelchairs to designated collection points.
  • Sort deliver and collect internal post ensuring external delivery time frames are adhered to.
  • Ensure the high personal hygiene and infection control standards are maintained in relation to personal tasks
  • Undertake other ad hock duties as prescribed by manager and within scope of skill and capability.

Skills Required:

  • Good communication skill, e.g using radio to communicate to charge hand, communicating with staff and patients.
  • Good costumer care skills, e.g communicating with staff and patients.
  • Must be flexible and adaptable
  • Driving licence, with no more that 3 points.

Apply today by submitting your CV or calling Soraya on 01223 324 744