NHS AfC: Band 2
- NHS AfC: Band 2
- Full time - 37.5 hours per week (over 5 days)
- Ormskirk Hospital
- £18,546 - £19,918 per annum, pro rata
- 30/06/2022 23:59
Working for Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust offers all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life.
We have miles of unspoilt coastline on our doorstep, attractive commuter towns, picturesque villages and stunning countryside all within easy reach. Excellent transport links mean the vibrant, historic city of Liverpool is only a short journey away. Shops, bars, restaurants, museums, galleries, a World Heritage listed waterfront and, of course, two Premiership football teams makes this a destination for travellers from across the world.
The University of Liverpool has awarded us the status of University Clinical Education Centre in recognition of the high standard of training provided for students on placement to the Trust.
We pride ourselves in providing safe, clean and friendly care, and recruit to our SCOPE values. We also offer a range of family friendly options to staff.
Endoscopy Decontamination Technician
Ormskirk Treatment Centre
£18,546-£19,918 per annum
Fancy a something new? Different challenges every day? Then consider joining the Endoscopy team. The Endoscopy Treatment Centre is based at Ormskirk NHS Trust Hospital and we have a Full time Band 2 permanent vacancy for an Endoscopy Decontamination Technician to join our fast paced, dynamic Unit.
Main duties of the job
Working to strict environmental controls and detailed work instructions and with the support of a Team Leader/Supervisor you will be required to ensure that all Endoscopy scopes and equipment are processed in a timely response to meet the requirements of the Trusts clinical and operation needs.
Our Treatment Centre provides a daily Endoscopy service to the Trust covering both the Southport & Ormskirk sites. The successful candidate will be based at the Ormskirk site.
Working for our organisation
The current service runs from 08:00 – 18:00 Monday to Friday. The successful applicant will be required to work a mixture of these shifts and future development plans may include Saturdays on a rota.
This position requires a Standard DBS Check.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For further details please see attached Job Description.
Advertising Date - 17th June 2022
Closing Date - 30th June 2022
Shortlisting Date - 5th July 2022
Proposed Interview date - 12th July 2022
Please be aware, we may close a vacancy earlier than stated should a sufficient number of applications be received, you are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.
- Good literacy and numeracy skills essential evidenced on application
- National Decontamination Training Programme or other Decontamination or qualification or equivalent.
- Previous experience of working in Sterile Services Department or medical device/endoscopy decontamination manufacturing or production environment
- Experience of working within a peri-operative care setting or healthcare related clinical environment would be a considerable advantage such as Theatres.
- Good Team member skills Good communication skills Ability to work under pressure Ability to use initiative Flexible
- Awareness of Health and Safety at work requirements, COSHH, and Manual handling
The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Fran Smith
- Job title
- Ward Sister
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01695 656488
- Additional information
For informal visits and information pleased contact :
Fiona Thompson Ward Manager 01695 656472
Fran Smith Ward Sister 01695 656460
Maria Lyons Ward Sister
Kate Doran Ward Sister