Lead Porter

Reading, Berkshire, England
RG2 0RP
Spire Healthcare £ 1.0 - 1.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 1.0 - 1.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
5 May 2022
Closes
3 Jun 2022

Job Description

Lead Porter | Spire Dunedin, Reading | Full Time and Permanent

Spire Dunedin Hospital have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Porter to join our team on a full-time and permanent basis. This role will be responsible for leading and supervising our Porter team to ensure a professional and courteous portering service is provided across the hospital.

This position is a full-time, permanent position working Monday to Friday, with occasional weekends when required. Working hours will vary between the hours of 6:30am to 4:30pm.

Spire Dunedin Hospital, has been serving the Reading community for over 100 years, as a first-class medical facility. Based in the heart of Reading, the hospital has two theatres, three recovery bays and an endoscopy suite

Duties and responsibilities:
  • To supervise and organise the day to day running of the Portering team ensuring adequate staffing through rota organisation, including holiday cover and co-ordinating with other teams in the hospital to aid the efficient management of the hospital workload.
  • To promote a courteous working relationship with all hospital staff, working closely with nursing staff and Heads of Department.
  • Assist C&PM with waste management, monitoring collections and carrying out audits as required.
  • Provide hands on support to the portering team with daily duties as required.
  • Move beds, furniture and other items within the hospital as required, and assist with the unloading of heavy deliveries.
  • To collect and transport mail, notes, equipment and any other requested items between Spire Dunedin Hospital, and other external associated sites.

Who we're looking for:
  • Experience of delivering frontline customer service and working in a similar environment (Desirable)
  • Previous experience of supervising a team would be an advantage.
  • Full driving license is essential.
  • Good customer service and communication skills.
  • Computer literate and competent with Microsoft Office packages.
  • Capable of working on own initiative.

Benefits:

We offer employees a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
  • 35 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Employer and employee contributory pension with flexible retirement options
  • 'Spire for you' reward platform - discount and cashback for over 1000 retailers
  • Free Bupa wellness screening
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

We commit to our employees well-being through work life balance, on-going development, support and reward.

Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group in the United Kingdom and the largest in terms of revenue. From 39 hospitals and 8 clinics across England, Wales and Scotland, Spire Healthcare provides diagnostics, inpatient, day case and outpatient care.

For us, it's more than just treating patients; it's about looking after people.

Closing date: In order to streamline our recruitment process, we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications

Ref: 9679

Job Details

Lead Porter

Reading, Berkshire, Englandd Spire Healthcare
Pay
£ 1.0 - 1.0 Per year
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
5 May 2022
Type
Permanent
Closes
3 Jun 2022

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