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General Porter

Band 2

Main area
Portering Service
Band 2
Part Time 22.5 hour per week
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Wrexham Maelor Hospital
Wrexham and Community Hospitals
£17,460 to £18,702 per annum pro rata
25/07/2019 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.


Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

And … If successful  why not join our temporary staffing Bank where you will have greater flexibility of when you work and we can support you to choose the shifts that fit in with your lifestyle and timetable. We will also introduce you to our smartphone App that allows you to share with us your availability.

For more information, please contact our friendly team on 03000 850 044 press 1, 2 or 3

Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



Mae Gwasanaethau Porthora yn darparu cefnogaeth hanfodol i bob rhan o'r ysbyty. Disgwylir i'r porthor ymateb i amrywiol heriau o fewn yr amgylchedd waith, ac efallai y bydd y llwyth gwaith yn cynyddu oherwydd dylanwadau allanol yn cynnwys yr amgylchedd, tywydd, capasiti cleifion ayyb.  Bydd y porthor yn gweithio fel rhan o dîm yn cyfrannu at redeg y gwasanaeth yn esmwyth, gan ddarparu ymateb effeithlon ac effeithiol i symud cleifion, gan gynorthwyo mewn sefyllfaoedd brys, casglu samplau a meddyginiaethau ayyb a'u darparu, wrth sicrhau bod tasgau eraill megis danfon y troli bwyd, llieiniau, nwyddau a phost ac ati yn cael eu gwneud yn amserol. Er bod nifer o'r tasgau yn rhai rheolaidd yn gyffredinol, gall swyddogaeth ddyddiol y gwasanaeth fod yn anrhagweladwy o bosibl, felly mae dull hyblyg yn hanfodol, a bydd disgwyl i ddeilydd y swydd ddefnyddio ei synnwyr cyffredin ei hun.

Dyddiad Cau: 25 Gorffennaf 2019


Portering Services provides essential support to all areas of the hospital. The porter will be expected to react to the various challenges within the working environment, and the workload may be increased due to external influences including the environment, weather, patient capacity etc.  The porter will work as part of a team contributing to the smooth running of the service, providing an efficient and effective response to requests for patient movement, assistance in emergency situations, collection and delivery of samples and medicines etc, whilst ensuring that other tasks such as delivery of meal trolleys, linen, goods and mail etc are carried out in a timely manner. Whilst many of the tasks are generally routine the daily functioning of the service may be unpredictable therefore a flexible approach is essential and the post holder will be expected to use own initiative.


Closing Date : 25 July 2019

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

David Latham

Tel: 01978 725650 ext 5650