Infection Prevention and Control Lead

Location Blackburn
Discipline: Recruitment Outsourcing
Salary: £Up to £53000 per annum
Contact name: MediTalent Ltd

Job ref: BBBH2543_1719934192
Published: 20 days ago

Infection Prevention and Control Lead

Role: Infection Prevention and Control Lead

Location: Blackburn

Pay: up to £53,000 - plus benefits and paid enhancements

Hours - Full time

Contract - Permanent

Our client, one of the UK's largest group of independent private hospital brands, is looking for an Infection Prevention and Control Lead to work in one of their highly advanced hospitals, based in Blackburn. Based in Blackburn with great transport accessibility to major cities such as Manchester, this is the ideal hospital to build your career within. This is a great opportunity to join a company recognised as one of the UK's 25 best big companies to work for and one of the 10 best companies to work for in the health and social care sector, where they praise for better work/life balance, good working environment and career development opportunities.

Duties of this role include:

  • To ensure Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) is addressed in all areas of the hospital and reflected throughout all activity related to healthcare provision.
  • Taking accountability for infection prevention all new business, new build and refurbishment.
  • Ensuring compliance to the HCAI code (DH 2010) for CQC requirements in England and equivalent for hospitals in Scotland and Wales.
  • To ensure environmental cleaning is sufficient and appropriate to the level of risk in each area of the hospital in partnership with housekeeping department.
  • To provide comment and advice on the purchase, introduction and use of equipment in relation to IPC issues.
  • To support the local Waste Officer in all waste management but especially in the management of the clinical waste stream.


This role includes a wide range of benefits, such as:

  • 25 days holiday a year increasing during employment
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption Leave
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Learning and development; free courses and industry recognised qualifications
  • Friends & Family Hospital Discounts
  • NHS Blue Light Discount Card
  • Free Parking
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Uniform
  • Free DBS Checks
  • Life Assurance
  • And much more…


Please apply with your CV or for more information please call / text Jade on 07585361221!