Band 4 - Secretary, Orthopaedics | West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 14 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £22,987 - £25,365 pa inc HCA
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 14 May 2021
Location: St Albans, AL3 5PN
Company: West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3086401/360-B-9760

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Band 4 - Secretary, Orthopaedics

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced secretary in the Trauma and Orthopaedics department at West Hertfordshire Trust.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual with excellent typing, organisational and interpersonal skills who can demonstrate good communication and work well within a team – the successful candidate will work closely with the administrative and clinical teams. You should have a professional attitude towards work and have the ability to work flexibly in a busy environment.

You should be able to work as both part of a team as well as being able to use your initiative and priortise your workload to meet deadlines. You should also be familiar with secretarial and administrative processes and practices. You need have a proven track record in a secretarial/audio typist role and will ideally have knowledge of medical terminology.

There has never been a more exciting time to join West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust! Major redevelopment works are due for completion by 2025 or soon after. These will be most dramatic at Watford General Hospital where up to 90% of buildings will be new.

There are also plans for a digital transformation, new models of care and a multi-storey car park. As well as this, the trust which won the UK Best Employer Award (Nursing Times 2019) is applying for teaching hospital status in recognition of its wide and well-renowned role in educating doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals.

We encourage and welcome people with disabilities if you need help please ask.

We reserve the right to close this advert early due to the volume of applicants. Please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

If you do not hear back within 3 weeks of your application, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

This advert closes on Sunday 25 Apr 2021

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