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Estates and Facilities Officer

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Estates and Facilities
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
260-1944-KR-A
Site
Tavistock Centre
Town
London
Salary
£36,481 to £44,044 per annum (inc. HCAS)
Closing
26/08/2019 23:59

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The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust is a specialist mental health trust with a focus on training and education alongside a full range of mental health services and psychological therapies for children and their families, young people and adults.

We are committed to improving mental health and emotional wellbeing, believing that high quality mental health services should be available for all who need them. We bring a distinctive contribution based on the importance we attach to social experience at all stages of people’s lives, and our focus on psychological and developmental approaches to the promotion of health and the prevention and treatment of mental ill health

We contribute to the pool of ideas through our own research and development, but are also committed to bringing together the best ideas of the time, old and new, from inside and out, together with the most gifted and able professionals in our fields of endeavour. We aim to share our ideas and practice through as many routes as possible.

As a Trust we aim constantly to be evolving in nature and form in relation to the environment in which we work, to ensure that our contribution remains relevant.

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JOB SUMMARY

The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the reliability of building maintenance, engineering infrastructure, systems and equipment. This will include the guidance and support to Estates Assistants to ensure Statutory and Mandatory compliance.

The post holder will be accountable to the Head of Estates, for areas of responsibility including Mechanical & Electrical, Fire and Intruder Alarm, Access Control, Gas System, Parking Facilities, Lighting and Emergency Lighting, HVAC Systems, Roofing and Drainage, minor structural project, Decoration and Cosmetic work, Office moves & changes, Lifting equipment Regulations, Asbestos, Legionella, water Systems, Low Voltage, High Voltage. There will be an ongoing clear focus upon balancing the planned maintenance activities with the responsive repairs service. The post holder will deputise for the Head of Estates.

THE TRUST:

The Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust is a specialist mental health Trust with a focus on Training and Education alongside a full range of Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services and Psychological Therapies. The Trust is committed to improving mental health and emotional wellbeing, believing that high quality mental health services should be available for all who need them. Our contribution is distinctive in the importance we attach to social experience at all stages of people’s lives, and our focus on psychological and developmental approaches to the promotion of health and the prevention and treatment of mental ill health.

The Trust makes its contribution through:

  • Providing relevant and effective clinical services for children and families, young people and adults, ensuring that those who need our services can access them easily;
  • Providing training and education aimed at building an effective and sustainable NHS and Social Care workforce and at improving public understanding of mental health;
  • Undertaking research and consultancy aimed at improving knowledge and practice and supporting innovation; and
  • Working actively with stakeholders to advance the quality of mental health care, and to advance awareness of the personal, social and economic benefits associated with psychological therapies.

 

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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

Alessandro Ruggeri via ARuggeri@Tavi-Port.nhs.uk