Skip to main content

Housekeeper

Posted: 9 Oct 2020 Closes: 7 Nov 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom £18,005 - £19,337 per annum
Permanent & Full-time NHS_AF4lJ6rv9yYX

Housekeeper

Job Reference: 349-MRI-534-20

Employer: Department: Housekeeper Acute Medical Unit Location: Manchester Foundation Trust (Oxford Road Campus), Manchester Salary: £18,005 - £19,337 per annum

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 23,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women's Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:
  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

Do you have excellent time management skills? Are you self motivated and enthusiastic? Then consider working as a Housekeeper on our Acute Medical Unit (AMU).

As Housekeeper you will be an integral part of the team primarily responsible for maintaining high standards of cleanliness and organisation within the department to ensure a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients, as well as the coordinating of stock provision and levels. You will also be working along side with the excisiting house keeper who will be supporting you.

You will need excellent interpersonal and customer service skills as well as a commitment to working within a team to develop and improve our services.

If you are motivated and driven and want to be part of a team who are dedicated to improving the quality of care given to patients and enhance the patient journey on our Major Trauma Unit is the place for you.

In return we will provide an induction programme and you will be appraised on a yearly basis with a view to developing knowledge and skills where appropriate.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameSusan MathewJob titleWard ManagerEmail addresssusan.mathew@mft.nhs.ukTelephone number0161 276 8638

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £29.50(standard disclosure) or £47.50 (enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system - TRAC systems. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post, you are agreeing to MFT transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are appointed to a post information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs ( ), a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.

Share Job