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Domestic Supervisor (Grade B)

Grade B

Main area
Domestic Services
Grade
Grade B
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday 8am until 4pm)
Job ref
423-3849567-A
Site
Airedale General Hospital
Town
Keighley
Salary
£22,388 pro rata per annum
Closing
23/05/2022 23:59

AGH Solutions is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. We are proud of our NHS heritage, and proud to be supporting Airedale’s clinical services.

We provide a wide range of services from traditional facilities management and estate maintenance, to sterile services, wheelchair engineering and procurement, to clients both within and beyond the NHS.

Job overview

AGH Solutions Limited is a subsidiary of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and provides a range of services to the Trust. We have opportunities for reliable, enthusiastic, people centred and caring individuals to join our Facilities Supervisory team which covers domestic services, Ward hostess and housekeepers.

Main duties of the job

In line with National Standards of Cleanliness you are required to provide a safe, hygienic environment for patients and staff,

To communicate effectively with patients, work colleagues and visitors throughout the process of delivery of the service

The ideal candidate will treat patients with dignity and respect. This is a physically demanding role but also a very rewarding role that makes a real difference to people’s lives. Applicants must have experience of working with a diverse cross section of the community and the public in general. Previous experience is not essential but you must be able to align to the following values:

  • Compassion

  • Commitment to quality of service

  • Respect and Dignity

    As well as offering a good rate of pay in exchange for your hard work and good performance you have the opportunity to earn an annual bonus and up to a week of extra leave. You can also benefit from a pension scheme, enhanced sick pay, enhanced maternity pay as well as a host of employee benefits.

     

 

Working for our organisation

AGH Solutions was born out of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, a hospital and community services trust based outside Keighley, West Yorkshire.

We are privileged to operate in a beautiful part of the country. The clinical services we support reach far up into the Yorkshire Dales, across the Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven patch. We are also lucky to have excellent transport links to Leeds, Bradford, Manchester and beyond. Leeds city centre is 25 minutes by train from Keighley.

We provide a wide range of services, from traditional facilities management and estate maintenance, to sterile services, wheelchair engineering and procurement.

Our vision is to bring you a flexible, responsive, high quality, value for money service.

Our NHS heritage means we work to the values and ethics of the NHS, and to those of Airedale NHSFT specifically.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

For further information and full details of the job role please see the attached job description and person specification.

Person specification

Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Willingness to complete mandatory training and any departmental training\qualification
Desirable criteria
  • Customer service training\qualification
  • NVQ or bics in cleaning
  • Food Hygiene certificate

Skills/competencies

Essential criteria
  • Ability to follow instructions both verbal and written
  • Communicates effectively
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Able to use own initiative

Knowledge

Essential criteria
  • Understanding of Confidentiality
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Dignity and Respect
  • Understanding of Health and Safety
Desirable criteria
  • Knowledge of cleaning procedures
  • Understanding of Information Governance
  • Understanding of NHS Framework of audit

Experience Required

Essential criteria
  • Previous experience working with the public\ customers
  • Experience of working in the cleaning industry in a healthcare setting
Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience of working in the cleaning industry
  • Previous supervisory experience

Special attributes

Essential criteria
  • Completion of work records
  • Working to schedules, procedures and deadlines

Employer certification / accreditation badges

Disability confident committed

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 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 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.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Liz Utley
Job title
Facilities Manager
Email address
Elizabeth.Utley@nhs.net
Telephone number
01535 294231
Additional information