- Foot & Ankle
- Band 3
- Part Time 30 hours per week
- £22,535 - £24,517 inc per annum
- 18/10/2019 23:59
The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust (RNOH) is the largest orthopaedic hospital in the UK, and is regarded as a leader in the field of orthopaedics both in the UK and world-wide.
The RNOH provides a comprehensive range of neuro-musculoskeletal health care, ranging from the most acute spinal injury or complex bone tumour to orthopaedic medicine and specialist rehabilitation for chronic back pain sufferers. This broad range of services is unique within the NHS.
As a national centre of excellence, the RNOH treats patients from across the country, many of whom have been referred by other hospital consultants for second opinions or for treatment of complex or rare conditions.
Patients benefit from a team of highly specialised consultants, many of whom are nationally and internationally recognised for their expertise and experience. Consultants are supported in their work by nurses, therapists and other specialist clinical staff who are trained and are experts in their particular fields of orthopaedic care.
The RNOH plays a major role in teaching, 20% of all UK orthopaedic surgeons receive training here. Our teaching and clinical effectiveness are enhanced by our work in research and development and our academic links with University College, London. Research departments at Stanmore include the Institute of Orthopaedics, the Centre for Disability Research and Innovation, the Institute of Human Performance and the Centre for Biomedical Engineering.
The RNOH works closely with other hospitals and trusts, with whom we have joint appointments to ensure maximum availability of specialist skills for patients. Our patients benefit from access to Aspire Leisure Centre which is located on site and hosts first-class facilities for able-bodied and disabled people.
The Foot & Ankle Unit provides a high quality service to patients; delivering a secondary and tertiary service for the national population, and offering continual support to our patients after discharge.
This role is an excellent career opportunity for someone looking to expand their skills and develop their learning. We are looking for an organised and confident individual who is capable of working in a busy environment, and dealing with patient queries.
We need a proficient, competent and accurate medical typist who is experienced in transcribing clinical dictation.
You will be expected to carry out a variety of administrative duties expediently and efficiently.
Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period.
Please note that this post might close prior to the closing date if we receive sufficient applications.
The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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Further details / informal visits contact
Frances Carney on 020 8385 3017.