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Job summary

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Band 2
  • Full time
  • Part time
  • Flexible working
37.5 hours per week (Full time, part time and bank)
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Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Salisbury District Hospital
£18,870 - £19,918 pro rata if part time
Salary period
30/10/2022 23:59

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Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Cleaning Assistant

Band 2


Job overview

The Trusts refer a friend scheme applies to this vacancy.

The Housekeeping Department require Cleaning Assistants to join the Housekeeping Services Team, on and off-site, to support the running of the Hospital during these challenging times and to support the COVID large scale vaccination programme in the centre of Salisbury. 

Unfortunately we cannot accept those who need sponsorship to work in this role due to government guideline's.

Main duties of the job

The work will include adhering to Trust Policies and Procedures and ensuring the use of safe working practices and that the highest standards is maintained throughout these areas

As part of ‘The Essentials’ Team you will receive a personal development plan and training, which will give you the opportunity to make your career within the Facilities Directorate of Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust. A uniform will be provided.

Flexible working will be considered for this role, full time, part time & Bank work. 

Working for our organisation

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (SFT) is an innovative hospital with a proud heritage and over 250 years of experience behind us. Here we’re driven to deliver an outstanding experience for everyone and have been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment we continue to provide for our patients and also our staff.

We are an acute Trust, rated “Good” by the CQC, with a track record of high performance providing regional and super regional specialist services such as: Burns, Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery, Wessex Regional Genetics Laboratory, Wessex Rehabilitation, Spires Cleft Centre and the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre. We have about 470 beds and employ over 4000 staff.

We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service.  We think working here is pretty rewarding.  You can access a range of NHS discounts, receive a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme. On-site benefits include car parking (fee applies), leisure centre, day nursery and holiday play scheme. 

Salisbury is an attractive place to live and work and really gives you the best of everything.  With easy access to London and local airports, the city of Southampton is only a short train or car journey away or if you prefer the sea, Bournemouth is also accessible.  Don’t just take our word for it, why not explore what Salisbury has to offer by visiting

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Please see attached Job description and person specification for full details of roles and responsibilities.

Person specification


Essential criteria
  • Previous Cleaning Experience
Desirable criteria
  • Good understanding of English

Employer certification / accreditation badges

Happy to Talk Flexible WorkingApprenticeships logoNo smoking policyImproving working livesCare quality commission - GoodArmed Forces Covenant (Silver Award)

Applicant requirements

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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Amanda Urch
Job title
Head of Housekeeping & Portering
Email address
Telephone number
01722 425111
Additional information

Amanda Urch - - Tel 01722 425111


Jackie Beaney - - Tel 01722 425111

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