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Temporary post to 31st December 2018
25 HOURS PER WEEK
(11.00 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday)
Salary £16,378 FTE – £8.40 per hour
£10,918 pa for 25 hours
At Nightingale House Hospice, we pride ourselves in providing the best possible care for our patients and their families, and can only achieve this through our dedicated and committed staff.
We now have a vacancy for a temporary Driver/Porter to join our Facilities team.
Main duties include:-
- Drive the hospice ambulance, when required to transport patients
- To deliver and collect patient prescriptions
- To deliver specimens to the pathology lab at the Wrexham Maelor Hospital
- Ensure that hospice vehicles are maintained in a roadworthy and serviceable condition
- Assist in Fundraising Events when available
Full driving licence which enables you to drive a Category D1 vehicle is required.
A detailed job description and application form are available on our website www.nightingalehouse.co.uk or email email@example.com for further information.
Closing Date: 5th October 2018
Download: Job Descritption – Porter
Warehouse and Driver Supervisor
WAREHOUSE AND DRIVER SUPERVISOR
FULL TIME 37.5 HOURS
SALARY £17,000 PER ANNUM
We are looking for a Warehouse and Driver Supervisor to join the team at our Distribution Centre in Wrexham.
Main responsibilities are:-
- Supervision of the team of drivers
- Efficient and safe storage of goods in the warehouse
- Ensure that best routes are planned for deliveries and collections.
- Ensure that all vehicle checks are carried out.
- You must be able to work flexibly and have a full clean Driving Licence.
You will need previous supervisory and warehouse experience, good IT skills and a valid driving licence.
Closing Date: 17th September 2018
Please note that applicants must complete a Nightingale House Application form to apply for this post.
For further information and an application pack, please visit our website www.nightingalehouse.co.uk or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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Terms and Conditions of Employment
A questionnaire will be sent to the successful candidate. This must be completed and forwarded to Occupational Health. The candidate must be declared fit before commencing employment.
Appointments are offered subject to the successful candidate providing evidence of professional qualification(s) and continuing professional registration.
All offers of employment are subject to the receipt of two references that are satisfactory to the Hospice.
Contract – Notice Period
1 week’s notice is required, from either party, during the probationary period and 4 weeks thereafter.
Appointments for all staff are subject to a 3 or 6 month probationary period depending on the role.
Applicable/Not applicable dependant on role
The Hospice operates a pension scheme through NOW pensions who will contact you regarding the scheme and eligibility once you are in post. If you are currently in the NHS pension scheme please discuss this with HR on commencement.
Life Insurance Cover
Death in Service Life Insurance Cover equivalent to two times basic salary for all eligible staff who are not covered by the NHS Superannuation Scheme.
Holiday entitlement is 25 days per year plus 8 Bank Holidays for full time staff, (pro rata for part time hours). This increases to a maximum of 32 days plus Bank Holidays after 10 years service, subject to Holiday policy.
In the first year of service – up to 5 contractual sick days then SSP
In the second year of service – up to 10 contractual sick days then SSP.
After two years’ employment – up to 13 weeks full pay and 13 weeks half pay in any rolling year
After 5 years’ employment – up to 26 weeks full pay and 26 weeks half pay in any rolling year
Pro rata for part time staff. The above is subject to the sickness absence procedures being followed.
Time worked on a Bank holiday is paid at time and a half. This payment is only for staff who are required to work on the Bank Holiday e.g. Inpatients, Kitchen, Housekeeping.
Staff Dining Room
Excellent catering facilities which offer hot meals, snacks and sandwiches at lunch time.BACK TO TOP
Nightingale House Hospice is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment.