An opportunity has arisen to join a busy, friendly team at the University Hospital Southampton, NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) within the Linen & Post Service Department. This position can be applied for as an Apprenticeship and is on a 18-month fixed contract.
You will be responsible for helping to provide a full internal delivery of Linen or Post items within the Trust at the weekend.
Operating hours are 07.30 to 15:30 Monday to Friday – Full time hours 37.5 hrs
To work as part of a team providing an efficient and cost effective uniform and sewing room service throughout the Trust.
You can read an overview of the main duties of the role in the section below: Job Description and Main Responsibilities.
To understand the role in more detail please read the full job description and person specification documents attached.
As one of the largest acute teaching Trusts in England, we offer learning and development opportunities to help you achieve the career you aspire to. UHS is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC and in the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care.
We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service. UHS employees are able to access a range of NHS discounts, are entitled to a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme.
Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and direct trains to London. The New Forest National Park and beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep. The city offers living costs 20% lower than London and 14 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted.
Provide a full uniform fitting service to Trust staff members
To repair or alter Trust uniforms and any other items held by individual departments.
To ensure that uniforms are issued in the agreed volumes and colours approved by the trust.
Customer focused individual with excellent communication skills and the ability to work well under pressure, and a desire to provide a first class service.
Knowledge of operating a sewing machine would be an advantage.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 05 May 2021
Should you have any queries, please use the contact details below to get in touch.