Porter Supervisor

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Porter Supervisor

Band 3 (£25,468 - £27,486)

NHS Ayrshire & Arran, Irvine, North Ayrshire

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 3 days ago, 11 Jun | Get your application in today.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: None

Full Job Description

Who we are:

NHS Ayrshire and Arran is one of 14 territorial NHS Boards within NHS Scotland. 

In support of our core purpose of Working together to achieve the healthiest life possible for everyone in Ayrshire and Arran we are committed to a culture that is Caring Safe and Respectful. You will be required to work collaboratively in a safe, caring and respectful way.

To find out more about NHS Ayrshire and Arran please visit our website - NHS Ayrshire & Arran - Home (nhsaaa.net)


An opportunity has arisen for a Porter Supervisor based at Ayrshire Central Hospital, Irvine.

The position is offered on a permanent basis.

Hours: 37 hours per week (7am-3pm, Monday-Friday)

What you will do:

You will be responsible for training and welfare of Portering/Security and Grounds staff within the North Sector and will assist the Head Porter based at ACH to ensure all portering/security and grounds services are provided within the North Sector

For further information on the role please click the link below to view the job description

Knowledge, training and/or experience required to do the job:

Knowledge or experience in the above services and supervisory experience would be advantageous along with knowledge of work schedules and vehicle management

You should have the ability to concentrate and possess excellent planning and organisational skills. They should be able to work on their initiative recommending improvements in the services and processes whilst adhering to financial parameters. They should be able to develop and maintain professional relationships throughout the Department and wider organisation

For further information on the requirements for the role please click the link below to view the person specification

Car licence/Car ownership is essential to this role.

If you want to find out more about the role, please contact Anne-Marie Brown, Hotel Services Manager on / Anne-Marie.Brown@aapct.scot.nhs.uk


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