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We have a great opportunity for a General Assistant to join our team based in Sunderland  -  Riverview Health Centre. 

The working hours are part time, 17.5 hours per week, 06.00-09.30am Monday - Friday.

The salary on offer is £18,710.28 per annum. (Pro rata for part time).

Drivers licence required

The duties involved are:

  • Caretaking duties
  • Locking of premises
  • Completing specialised cleaning duties, including internal glass, laundry, clearing of drains
  • Handyperson tasks include use of screwdrivers, spanners, sockets, Allen keys etc to remove radiator covers, guards, light fittings, vent grills
  • Ensure the grounds, pathways entrances are clear, and tidy, including moving snow and light gritting
  • Use of machinery and tools
  • Sort and distribution of mail
  • Preparing rooms and clinics for meetings
  • Waste disposal
  • Keeping timely records of meter readings, medical gases, fire alarm testing
  • Meal trolleys

No formal qualifications are required, but it is preferred that you have knowledge of local building layout, equipment requirements, and manual handling. We would also prefer applications from candidates who have knowledge of COSHH and cleaning procedures, Manual handling and Health and safety and infection control principles. As well as experience of working in a customer focused environment.​​​​​​​
You will also require a clean drivers license for this role.