Porter / Driver

Band 2

Main area
Facilities Services
Band 2
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Blackberry Hill Hospital, Manor Road, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2EW
£15,404 - £18,157 per annum
26/10/2017 23:59

Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (AWP) is a significant provider of high quality mental health services across a core catchment area covering Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. The Trust also provides specialist services for a wider catchment extending throughout the south west.

Our aim is to enable and empower people to reach their potential and to live fulfilling lives through providing recovery and reablement focused services that yield positive outcomes for our service users and their carers.

Specifically, The Trust provides services for people with mental health needs, with needs relating to drug or alcohol dependency and mental health services for people with learning disabilities. We also provide secure mental health services and work with the criminal justice system.

Increasingly AWP provides treatment and care in people's own homes and other community settings, reflecting the preferences of our service users. Our community services are supported by high quality inpatient services that provide short term assessment, treatment and care.


Seeking a willing and positive individual to join the West Region Transport / Porter Team.

This is a Monday to Friday role engaging in various tasks both on site and community within the Bristol (West Region area). You will have experience of dealing with members of the public and naturally deliver a professional service to all.

You should have experience of collecting and delivering items i.e. mail, furniture, health records, sealed bagged diagnostic samples. You will need to be organised and timely.

A current full driving licence is required.

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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 (Exceptions Order) 1975 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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Paul Gage or Matthew Morgan on Tel: 0117 3784437.

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