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Medical Secretary

Posted: 1 Oct 2020 Closes: 31 Oct 2020
Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust, Northampton, United Kingdom £21,892 - £24,157 per annum / pro rota
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Medical Secretary

Job Reference: 265-2666041

Employer: Department: Nephrology Location: Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust, Northampton Salary: £21,892 - £24,157 per annum / pro rota

At Northampton General Hospital we provide general acute services and hyper-acute stroke, vascular and renal services to people living in Northamptonshire. As well as this we are an accredited cancer centre and provide cancer services to a wider population of Northamptonshire and parts of Buckinghamshire.

We are proud to be the first hospital in the UK to have obtained Pathway to Excellence® designated accreditation from the American nurses credentialing centre (ANCC).

We celebrate staff achievements and value the importance of working as one big team. That's why we talk about TeamNGH. It's all about working together to provide the best possible care for our patients and supporting each other to grow and develop our skills. We are driven to helping you to be the best you can be.

Apply today and join the largest family in Northamptonshire.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Medical Secretary to join Nephrology service at Northampton General Hospital.

We are a very busy and friendly team and are looking to engage an experienced Medical Secretary with sound secretarial and excellent typing and interpersonal skills to take on this busy and varied post. The successful applicant will become an integral part of an efficient team providing secretarial support to Consultant Nephrologists and the Northamptonshire Kidney Centre. A sound knowledge of medical terminology and experience in the use of hospital based IT systems would be an advantage as well as an understanding of patient pathways. Excellent organisation and diary management skills are essential for this post.

This is a full time position of 37.5 hours a week on a permanent basis. Strong candidates only able to work 30 hours a week shall be considered.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Lara Akerele Job title: Directorate Manager Cardiology & Nephrology Email address: lara.akerele@ngh.nhs.uk Telephone number: 07595 090 288

To deliver best possible care for our patients:
  • We put patient safety above all else
  • We aspire to excellence
  • We reflect, we learn, we improve
  • We respect and support each other

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Due to the high number of applications received we are unable to respond to each application individually. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date you have been unsuccessful in this application.

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Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust recognises that staff of differing backgrounds and life experiences enrich our workforce and bring different skills and knowledge. We therefore encourage and welcome applications for our vacancies from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

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