Housekeeper - Hartley Ward | East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

EAST LANCASHIRE HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

Housekeeper - Hartley Ward | East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

£22383

EAST LANCASHIRE HOSPITALS NHS TRUST, Nelson, Lancashire

  • Part time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 1959f4c20fb54457acd80f0cb8868cea

Full Job Description

Band 2 Housekeeper on a Rehabilitation ward. The post holder will provide non-clinical support to the unit team carrying out tasks assigned to the individual under the supervision of Registered Nurses on Hartley ward.
The essence of the role is to assist in maintaining as safe and clean working environment for patients and staff, to support the nutritional needs of patients by supporting the ordering of non-clinical supplies, and to ensure that stocks and supplies are kept at adequate levels within the ward environment.
The post holder will have autonomy in the reporting of faults and the initiation of works as required ensuring safe and smooth running of the Ward. The post holder will attend necessary meetings, feeding back relevant information, action within own scope and share responsibilities with Senior staff to enable them to delegate to the appropriate person.

Ensuring the smooth daily running of patient services like meal and drink provision

Keeping stocks up to date on the ward

General housekeeping duties on the ward, maintaining appropriate storage and cleanliness of all equipment and furnishings

Ordering non clinical supplies

Talking to and reassuring patient's

Reporting faults

Clerical and Admin tasks including Audits each month

Receiving Visitors to the ward

We are a close knit team based in the community hospital, part of ELHT.

We have a keen focus on staff development and support, this is reinforced by our vision and values and well team

We are a friendly and diverse team that has many years of experience in the care setting

Band 2 Housekeeper on a Rehabilitation ward. The post holder will provide non-clinical support to the unit team carrying out tasks assigned to the individual under the supervision of Registered Nurses on Hartley ward.
The essence of the role is to assist in maintaining as safe and clean working environment for patients and staff, to support the nutritional needs of patients by supporting the ordering of non-clinical supplies, and to ensure that stocks and supplies are kept at adequate levels within the ward environment.
The post holder will have autonomy in the reporting of faults and the initiation of works as required ensuring safe and smooth running of the Ward. The post holder will attend necessary meetings, feeding back relevant information, action within own scope and share responsibilities with Senior staff to enable them to delegate to the appropriate person.