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Hospital Porter - Manchester

Location:Manchester, UKJob Reference: HPMANC010

The Day Webster Group is actively seeking a dedicated and proactive individual to join our team as a Hospital Porter in a hospital environment situated in Manchester. This role offers an excellent opportunity to contribute significantly to the healthcare sector and impact patient care positively.

Position Details:

  • Location: Manchester, Hospital Setting
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Up to 3 months
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Industry: Healthcare
  • Pay Scale: Band 2

Salary Information:

  • Day Rate (6am-8pm, Mon-Fri): £12.00/hour, inclusive of holiday pay
  • Night/Saturday Rate (8pm-6am, Mon-Fri & Saturdays): £13.00/hour, inclusive of holiday pay
  • Sunday/Bank Holiday Rate: £17.00/hour, inclusive of holiday pay

Working Hours:

  • Weekly Hours: 37.5 hours, covering Monday to Sunday
  • Shift Patterns Include:
    • Early Morning: 06:00-10:00
    • Day: 06:00-14:00 / 14:00-22:00
    • Night: 22:00-06:00
    • Evening: 18:00-22:00 / 19:00-22:00 / 20:00-22:00

About the Role:

As a member of the Portering Team, you'll follow the Supervisory Team's instructions and play an essential role in supporting patient care by safely, timely, and appropriately completing a variety of tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Transporting patients and equipment within the hospital premises
  • Adhering to all relevant documentation, policies, and procedures
  • Maintenance and cleaning of portering equipment
  • Ensuring a clean, safe, and secure environment within the hospital
  • Assisting with the hospital's lockdown procedures and security measures
  • Mentoring new team members and supporting in the transportation of hospital equipment
  • Managing waste collection and disposal
  • Supporting hospital security and emergency response activities


  • GCSEs in English & Maths or equivalent
  • NVQ Level 1 in Customer Service or a similar qualification
  • Prior experience in a customer service role
  • Good understanding of the porter role and ability to follow instructions
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Commitment to the position and self-motivation

This job description aims to be comprehensive but not exhaustive. Flexibility is expected to meet the changing needs and demands of the role as directed by hospital management.

If you're ready to make a difference in the healthcare industry in Manchester, join The Day Webster Group today.