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Ward Managers Assistant

Band 3

Main area
Medicine & Therapies Division - LSCIC
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
392-RNOH926
Town
Stanmore
Salary
£22,535 - £24,517 per annum
Closing
19/04/2019 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.

 


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Band 3 Ward Managers Assistant to join our team. The post holder will: 

  • Provide a comprehensive, professional and confidential PA/secretarial and administrative service to the ward manager which optimises their time, and enables them to fulfil the clinical element of their roles.
  • Develop and implement administrative systems which will support the efficient running of the ward.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work autonomously and uses own initiative to make decisions. 

This post is for a full time position Monday to Friday, but negotiable to suit candidate.

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Applicant requirements

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

Tracey Ings on tracey.ings@nhs.net or 0208 909 5419