Domestic Services Department
Band 2 £20,270 - £21,318 (part-time pro rata)
Hours: Various Hours/Shifts
Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital; we conduct research and teaching on site to improve the care of our patients. The hospital is undergoing significant investment, including new cancer and a new main entrance. We are proud to be rated good by the CQC. Visit our website to catch up on our latest news.
We are looking for individuals who are team players. Vacant posts as follows:
Domestic Assistants, we are recruiting to various shifts:
Full time / Part Time weekdays AM & PM Shifts
Part time weekends AM & PM Shifts
The successful applicants will carry out a variety of cleaning tasks with full training provided.
Disclosure and Barring Service Checks may be required for new employees. Milton Keynes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We reserve the right to close posts early if we receive a sufficient volume of applications. We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community and thank you for your interest in our Hospital
Interview Date: 13.12.2022
Post holders will be required to provide a wide range of domestic service-related tasks within Milton Keynes University Hospital sites. Tasks and duties and will vary depending on the individual needs of the wards or the department in which work is undertaken.
All tasks will be undertaken in line with NHS standards of cleanliness and departmental work instructions.
You can expect a warm welcome at Milton Keynes University Hospital, our staff are friendly and welcoming. We listen to each other and work together to embed our Trusts values and behaviours. At MKUH we appreciate our staff and reward them with an outstanding benefits package including:
- Free on-site parking
- Free tea and coffee
- Great flexible working opportunities
- Discounted gym membership
- Lease car scheme
- Generous annual leave and pension scheme
- On site nursery (chargeable)
- Extensive staff health and well-being programme
Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital; we conduct research and teaching on site to improve the care of our patients.
The hospital is undergoing significant investment, and we are proud to be rated good by the CQC. Visit our website to catch up on our latest news.
Ensure that work schedules, daily cleaning and coverage programs are completed to NHS Standards and the Departmental Procedures/Work Instructions.
Ensure that a high standard of cleaning is adhered to, and domestic waste is collected and disposed of correctly to prevent cross infection. Identifying any areas of concern to relevant line manager/supervisor.
Some heavy lifting will be required.
Full awareness and working knowledge of COSHH (ControlofSubstancesHazardous toHealth) procedures for cleaning materials ensuring the correct action is applied when using any chemical cleaning solutions.
To ensure the correct PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) is used in your daily tasks and to report any missing or damaged PPE to the relevant line manager/supervisor.
Appropriate use of security systems. To also highlight any Health & Safety and/or Security concerns to the relevant line manager/supervisor at the point when seen, to ensure quick resolution and prevent any accidents or security breaches.
To use/operate various types of machines and equipment required to carry out your role and duties, ensuring that all equipment is checked, cleaned, restocked as required at the end of each shift. Report any faults or concerns to relevant line manager/supervisor.
Please refer to the job description for further details