Bank Driver - Worcestershire
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Are you passionate about what you do and believe that everyone makes a difference? If so, look no further as this could be the job for you. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Bank Driver to join the Worcestershire out of hours (OOH) service to join our growing team on a bank basis, meaning we can offer you shifts to fit in with your lifestyle. This is a Bank contract to work as an when required including nights and weekends Hourly rate for this role is: Week day:GBP8.72 Week Night:GBP12.05 Weekend Day:GBP9.25 Weekend Night: GBP12.93 The "Out of Hours" period is deemed as being after 18.30pm to 08.00am the following morning on weekdays, and all day Saturday's, Sunday's and bank holidays.
Practice Plus Group currently delivers an Out of Hours (OOH) Service across Worcestershire. The OOH service is an appointment based service that is accessed via the national NHS 111 service. Patients are assessed via the 111 team and if it's clinically appropriate, they will get referred on to our OOH service. The "Out of Hours" period is deemed as being after 18.30pm to 08.00am the following morning on weekdays, and all day Saturday's, Sunday's and bank holidays.
Within this job you will be responsible for:
You will be required to chauffeur visiting clinicians to and from home visits/PCC sites within the Practice Plus Group operating area. This is an essential service not an emergency service and therefore drivers do not have special priorities over other road users. Drivers must carry out all driving duties in a safe and legal manner ensuring that the vehicle is driven and passengers are carried in full compliance with current driving regulation and codes principally the Road Traffic Act and the Highway Code. A clean driving licence is preferred
About Practice Plus Group:
Practice Plus Group was founded in 1982. Today our healthcare services include treatment centres, prison health services, GP practices, NHS walk-in centres, GP out-of-hours and CATS and diagnostic facilities. This means that we provide a greater range of specialist care services than any other organisation in the UK. Practice Plus Group is the largest independent provider of urgent care services in England incorporating OOH's, single point of access and referral management. We deliver excellent, high value patient care on behalf of the NHS for over eight million patients across England. We work with the NHS to deliver high quality healthcare services, reducing waiting times and giving the patient a greater level of choice. We also take healthcare services closer to where people live and work - increasing the efficiency and quality of the services we deliver and helping to reduce waiting times.
Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and DBS check. At Practice Plus Group, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants must have the right to work in the EU Practice Plus Group reserve the right to close this advert early, if a sufficient number of applications have been received. For further details please apply for the job or send your CV to
• Able to work effectively under pressure • Accuracy and attention to detail • Demonstrate an effective telephone manner • Driving experience in an employment capacity • Basic IT skills • Excellent road map reading skills • Compliance with current driving regulation and codes, principally the Road Traffic Act and the Highway Code • Full Driving Licence with no more than 3 points