Part-time, Permanent

Cobalt Hospital part of Ramsay Health Care UK is a Day Care Unit located on Cobalt business Park North Tyneside. A modern facility designed for the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of conditions on a day case basis. Specialties include Endoscopy, General Surgery, Orthopaedics and Plastic Surgery. We also provide a decontamination service to a second Ramsay unit on Teesside.

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and highly motivated Sterile Services Drivers with a minimum of 3 years driving experience and a full clean driving licence.

Drivers will also be trained in elements of the Decontamination process to provide a flexible workforce. Candidates must have a flexible approach towards work, have a good understanding of decontamination requirements and a willingness to learn and develop.


Essential criteria:

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent
  • A full clean driving licence with a minimum of 3 years driving experience
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of the business
  • Demonstrate Customer Service skills
  • A full driving licence

Desirable criteria:

  • TVQ/NVQ Level 1 and 2 in Decontamination
  • Previous experience within a decontamination environment
  • Experienced van driver

In return we offer:

  • Competitive salary Plus Enhancements (if eligible)
  • 33 days annual leave inc bank holidays which increase with service (pro rata)
  • Private Healthcare
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Excellent Training and Development Opportunities
  • Free Off Site Parking

Hours: part time hours available
Shifts: to include some evenings and Saturdays

All offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Standard/Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.(if relevant to the position)

The Cobalt Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all

Interview Date: Tuesday 29th February 2019
Part-time, Permanent