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Secretary

Posted: 8 Oct 2020 Closes: 6 Nov 2020
SUNDERLAND, United Kingdom £19,737 to £21,142 pa
Permanent & Full-time NHS_jsTY8bELfpna

Secretary

Job Reference: 134-SLAND-2020-135

Employer: Department: 134 Sunderland - Continuing Healthcare Assessment & Support - Continuing Health 611186 Location: SUNDERLAND Salary: £19,737 to £21,142 pa

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Continuing Healthcare Secretary for Sunderland Clinical Commissioning Group/All Together Better Sunderland. You will be part of a team working within the Sunderland health and social care system guided by the CCG Vision, Better Health for Sunderland and CCG Values (innovation; transparency; patient centred, open and honest, responsive, empowering, integrity, inclusive).You will be part of a team committed to high quality patient and family experiences, working alongside other partners and stakeholders to ensure that patients recieve safe, caring, responsive, effective and well-led quality care to meet their needs. The right candidate will have a high standard of administrative skills, possessing or working towards NVQ level 3 standard and have experience and/or knowledge of patient data management systems. An excellent communicator, you will ensure high standards of customer service and have the ability to interact with all levels of professionals, clinical teams, families and patients. You wil have the ability to deal sensitively with sometimes emotive situation or difficut conversationss. With ability to work under pressure , you will be able to prioritise tasks and achieve deadlines within required timescales. With excellent organisation skills, you will be able to use your initiative to work without direct supervision, to adapt to change and problem solve to support the smooth running of the service. As well as being responsible for your own workload as directed by the Administrative lead, you will have a pivotal role in ensuring efficiency of administrative tasks and processes within the team. This will include supporting the administrative and digital element of patient assessment and review pathways, supporting staff in their learning of digital and administrative processes and mentorship of junior administrative staff. You will adhere to confidentiality and GDPR Data Protection legislation. If you have the skills, committment and passion to take key a role in the change and development of services then this is an opportunity not to be missed.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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