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Admin Support Secretary Haematology

Band 3

Main area
Haematology
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part time: 35 Hours per week
Job ref
382-MED155-20
Site
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Town
Blackpool
Salary
£19,737 - £21,142 pa pro rata
Closing
02/06/2020 23:59

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is ideally situated just a forty five minute drive from Manchester. The Trust provides services to the 440,000 residents of Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre and North Lancashire, as well as specialist tertiary care for Cardiac and Haematology patients. We employ more than 6,500 staff, have approximately 900 beds and have a planned turnover in excess of £410m for 2017/2018.

As one of the United Kingdom’s largest coastal resort, Blackpool has plenty to offer its residents – it’s not just a good place to work; it’s a great place to live. In addition to its bustling centre and historic seafront, the town is world famous for its many attractions, including the famous Blackpool Tower. Blackpool also offers a number of scenic cycling routes round our local parks and across the surrounding countryside, as well as boasting panoramic views of the coast on its picturesque Promenade. Further afield, Blackpool also benefits from less than three-hour connections via rail to Edinburgh in the north and London in the south.

Our strategic vision for 2020 is:

As a high performing Trust, operating as part of an integrated care system, we will provide high quality, safe and effective care. This will be achieved in a financially sustainable way, through our skilled and motivated workforce”.

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals encourages flexible working in all our roles to support staff in maintaining healthy home-life balance.  Working patterns such as; part time working, self-rostering, compressed hours, annualised hours, term time, reverse term time and flexitime working can be explored.  We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application forms this request and discuss these options at interview

 


We are looking for an enthusiastic, well-motivated person to provide secretarial support at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals for the Haematology Department Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential, as is the ability to work within a team and use your own initiative.

The successful applicant should be computer literate with an understanding of Word, Excel, Outlook, the ability to undertake Audio Typing, also the successful applicant would be expected to provide cover to the Medical Secretary in the event of Annual Leave or Sickness absence and this will include answering telephone calls, consultant/doctors admin, emails, post etc.

A flexible, friendly approach is essential to this role

When applying for this position, it is essential that you read the job description and person specification. Please use the supporting information space to demonstrate your ability to undertake this role, drawing on your skills, knowledge and experience.

Please note, people reviewing your application will be seeking evidence that you meet the essential criteria of the person specification.

The hours are 35 hours over 5 days

 

*PLEASE APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE*
Due to high numbers of applications this post may close before the initial closing date if enough suitable applications are received

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Further details / informal visits contact

Joanne Beavers - Assistant Service Manager Haematology/Oncology
01253-953267
joanne.beavers@nhs.net