Linen Porter - The Lister Hospital

Location
London
Salary
£8.50 - £8.50
Posted
01 Nov 2018
Closes
29 Nov 2018
Ref
compass/TP/64016/46591/AP
Contact
Mr George Baglin
Sector
Hotel jobs
Job Function
Housekeeper
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity to join our talented Linen Porters Team has become available at the prestigious private healthcare Lister Hospital.

We are currently recruiting a Linen Porter to help maintain the high standards of cleanliness and infection control at the facilities.

Medirest Signature is the specialist private healthcare division of Compass Group UK & Ireland. As the UK’s leading healthcare support service provider, our aim is to improve patient satisfaction by providing a clean and hygienic environment.

This role is ideal for an individual with a caring nature and friendly attitude. The shift times for this role are Monday to Friday  from 8:30am to 16:30pm.

Main responsibilities
  • Respond promptly to requests from guests and other departments.
  • Fill cart with supplies and transport cart to assigned area.
  • Enter guest rooms following procedures for gaining access and ensuring vacancy before entering.
  • Replace guest amenities and supplies in rooms.
  • Replace dirty linens and terry with clean items.
  • Make beds and fold terry.
  • Clean bathrooms.
  • Remove trash, dirty linen, and room service items.
  • Check that all appliances are present in the room and in working order.
  • Straighten desk items, furniture, and appliances.
  • Dust, polish, and remove marks from walls and furnishings.
  • Vacuum carpets and perform floor care duties (e.g., in guest rooms and hallway).
  • Speak with others using clear and professional language.
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, support team to reach common goals.
Ideal candidate
  • Awareness of high cleaning standards and be able to complete documentation on a daily basis.
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced healthcare environment and has a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
  • Previous cleaning experience and knowledge is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.
  • Be aware that this is a hospital environment and at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress.
  • Good command of the English language with a passion for patient care and be able to liaise closely with ward staff.
  • Must have a 'Can do' attitude.

This position is subject to appropriate pre-employment checks including a Disclosure & Baring Service check (no cost to the applicant).

About the company

Medirest Signature is the specialist private healthcare division of Compass Group UK & Ireland. At this contract we deliver Housekeeping and Catering services within world leading private healthcare facilities.

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