Medical Secretary

Job details
Posting date: 23 May 2020
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £25,676 - £27,941 per ann
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 07 June 2020
Location: Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4LP
Company: NHS Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 392-RNOH1273

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This post offers an excellent opportunity for an experienced, enthusiastic and conscientious Medical Secretary to work for a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon within the Joint Reconstruction & Sarcoma Service.

The successful candidate will be an experienced Medical Secretary with excellent administrative and organisational skills, who has specialist knowledge of medical terminology and experience of working as part of a multidisciplinary team. You will have excellent IT skills and well developed communication skills, plus a working knowledge of a busy office environment.

Experience of working as a Medical Secretary within a NHS secondary care setting is essential.

Applicants are required to type approximately 60 wpm, with a working experience of audio/digital typing. An AMSPAR or equivalent qualification is desirable.

This is a demanding but rewarding role that would best suit a self-motivated and driven individual with a keen eye for detail who is able to prioritise their workload effectively.

In no more than 200 words answer the following question, in the supporting information of the application;

‘As a medical secretary how would you contribute to improving the patient experience?’

Please read the job description and person specification to ensure you have the qualifications and experience required for this post. If you do not complete the above question or show how you match the person specification, by providing examples, you will not be shortlisted.

Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period.

In the event of an excessive number of applicants the Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy earlier than indicated.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Ana Ramos (Deputy Service Manager for JRU & Sarcoma) on 0208 909 5303 or

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