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Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
£21,394 a year PA PRO RATA
Closing date
12 Jul 2024

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Other Health Profession
Contract Type
Part Time
Due to the rapid expansion of Chesterfield Royal Hospital, DSFS Ltd are looking to recruit a number of Domestic Patient Services Assistants. As part of the Patient Services Assistants role it is expected of the right candidate to provide a high standard of cleanliness to the clinical areas and is responsible for the efficient cleaning of areas to required specified standards in line with Trust Policy within the given timescales.

Full training will be given along with a free uniform, free parking, access to the NEST pension and a fulfilling role that gives a sense of achievement, we also offer enhanced pay at weekends and bank holidays ( +40% )

Positions available are :

17:00 - 20:00 Mon to Fri Supernumerary = 15 hours

09:00 - 14:00 Rota Based Supernumerary = 22.5 hours

07:30 - 15:30 Rota Based Supernumerary = 30 hours

*Rota basis which will include some weekends and bank holidays.

Interview date w/c 15th July 2024

Derbyshire Support and Facilities Services Limited currently do not offer a Certificate of Sponsorship, any applications which require sponsorship will not be considered

Main duties of the job

We are looking to recruit a hardworking, enthusiastic individual to join our Domestic Services Team to provide a high quality domestic service to Chesterfield Royal Hospital working within our ward or outpatient departments.

Your duties will include the cleaning of the wards, departments, public and staff areas, alongside your colleagues working as part of a team to ensure a clean and safe environment is maintained for patients, staff and visitors following agreed work schedules, methods and procedures in accordance with the National Standards of Cleanliness.

Cleaning experience is desirable however new starters to Domestic Patient Service Assistant roles will undergo training on work methods and protocols etc.

Candidates will need to be physically fit due to the nature of the work and the post will be subject to a standard DBS check.

We want you to be friendly, reliable and conscientious as this role isn't just cleaning, it's about being part of a whole team of staff working together to ensure the best environment for our patients to receive their treatments.

About us

Derbyshire Support and Facilities Services Ltd. (DSFS) is a subsidiary company that's 100% owned by Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

DSFS has just under 1000 staff across Soft and Hard Facilities Services, and our corporate services including, ICT, Patient Records, Switchboard, Procurement, Finance and Clinical Engineering. Very much part of the 'Chesterfield Royal family', DSFS builds on solid NHS foundations to offer a more commercial approach that's dynamic, flexible, and proactive.

DSFS are proud to be striving to achieve a truly diverse and inclusive flexible workforce by valuing and welcoming everyone's abilities, uniqueness, and individuality. All our colleagues have the right to and should be able to feel 100% themselves at work we believe that all our people add to and should improve our culture and not just fit in with it. By embracing our diverse backgrounds and differences our culture becomes richer and makes us stronger together.

Derbyshire Support and Facilities Services Limited currently do not offer a Certificate of Sponsorship, any applications which require sponsorship will not be considered

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see the Job Description and Person Specification attached to this vacancy. This document contains a full detailed description of the role and what the main responsibilities and duties are along with the criteria that is required.

Person Specification

Qualifications and Training


  • oTo be able to read and understand to the required standard.


  • oBasic education to include Maths and English
  • oBasic knowledge of Health and Safety and COSHH regulations



  • oUnderstanding the importance of confidentiality


  • oExperience of working in a hospital environment
  • oPrevious experience in a similar environment

Skills and Knowledge


  • oGood communication skills both written and verbal
  • oAbility to carry out instructions accurately


  • oAble to undertake the physical aspects of the post
  • oBasic IT skills

Personal Attributes


  • oFlexible and reliable attitude to working arrangements
  • oAbility to work alone and as part of a team

Demonstrates DSFS and Trust Values


  • oBeing respectful, kind and professional.

Employer details

Employer name

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


DSFS Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Top Road, Calow


S44 5BL

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