Clerical Assistant - Endoscopy Admin
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
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We are looking for a friendly individual with initiative and a positive approach to work as part of a team based within the Endoscopy department, QEH.
Main duties of the job
You will ensure provision of an effective and efficient administration office and reception, which will include working various shifts. There will be a need to actively monitor Endoscopy waiting list and ICE orders using the relevant I.T software systems to enable timely booking of procedures.
Based in the North East of England we provide a range of hospital and community health services from our leading facilities, including the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Blaydon urgent care centre and Bensham Hospital, all within Gateshead.
Established in 2005, we were one of the first foundation trusts in the country and since then have consistently achieved the highest levels of care for patients.
We now employ around 4,800 staff and currently provide 444 hospital beds across the Gateshead region.
Our values should be the 'golden thread' which runs through everything we do - they are the core of who we are. Our five values can easily be remembered by the simple acronymICORE; Innovation, Care, Openness, Respect, Engagement.
We have a number of staff networks including the BAME network, D-Ability network, LGBTQ+ Network and the Women's Network, to challenge us and help us to constantly improve. Our armed forces network is one of our emerging networks.
The health and wellbeing of our staff is one of our highest priorities, and we offer a range of support and initiatives as part of our 'Balance' programme balancegateshead.com to cater for our diverse workforce, so that your individual needs can be supported, allowing you a happy and healthy working experience with us.
The successful candidate will be educated to GCSE standard or equivalent and have working knowledge of Microsoft Window package and possess good interpersonal and organisational skills, be a team player and work individually using initiative. A flexible approach to work within the core hours of the service: Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm and Saturday/Sundays is essential to meet service needs.
Essential and Desirable
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