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Job summary

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NHS AfC: Band 2
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (24/7 shift pattern)
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University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Employer type
LRI but could cross site
£18,005 - £19,337 pro rota per annum
Salary period
07/03/2021 23:59

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University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Unit Support Workers

NHS AfC: Band 2

These days, more and more people are looking to take control over their working lives whilst having the stability of regular work.

As a Unit Support Worker at the University Hospitals of Leicester you will provide the hospital site (Leicester Royal/Leicester General/Glenfield) with portering, housekeeping and domestic services as required ensuring patients are moved in a timely manner.

This job purpose covers a 7 day week, 24 hours , including weekends and bank holidays.

We are actively recruiting staff to work primarily at LRI site but may be required to cross site work at LGH and GGH sites, to support the timely transfer of patients across the ED and emergency floor and ward areas.

You will have full induction to the role and be supported by the Operations Team. We also offer a range of benefits such as pension, weekly pay, and annual leave payment depending on how much you work.

NHS experience is not essential for these roles as full training will be provided.


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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Sarah Mayoh-Smith
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Deputy Site Manager
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