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Hospital Porters

Hospital porters perform various manual tasks in hospitals to assist nursing and domestic staff with the care of patients.

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About this Career

£19,691

Average salary

New workers start around £4,488.93. Normal pay is £19,691 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £41,786.55.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Assists with unloading and delivery of supplies.
  • Collects and disposes of refuse from wards and other departments.
  • Moves hospital equipment and furniture.
  • Assists with the delivery of meals, laundry, medical supplies and post to the wards or theatres.
  • Lifts, escorts and wheels patients between hospital wards.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

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Reading Comprehension
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Critical Thinking
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Active Listening
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Speaking
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Writing
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Learning Strategies
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Monitoring
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Active Learning
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Science
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Mathematics
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Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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