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T&O Medical Typist

Job Reference: 390-SUR-B-1465

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Fracture/Trauma and Orthopaedics
Basildon & Thurrock University Hospital, Basildon
£19,737 - £21,142 per annum (pro rata)

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust is now one of the largest trusts in the country, serving a population of 1.2 million people. Our newly formed Trust, comprising acute hospital sites at Broomfield in Chelmsford, Basildon and Southend, is determined to provide the best health services for its local population. We are a well-led, high-performing and innovative organisation working in the best interests of the people we serve.

With a workforce of approximately 15,000 staff, we can now do more and go further in delivering health services to our local communities.

Our ambition is to deliver excellent local and specialist services, to improve the health and wellbeing of our patients, and provide a vibrant place for staff to develop, innovate and build careers.

Patients will experience improved care as well as fewer delays and cancellations. We are able to provide more once-in-a-lifetime specialist care region-wide. With our new trust size will come more opportunities for development, research, networking and innovation.

We aim to make the most of our skills and experiences so we can become the best we can be. As one organisation we will recruit the finest and retain more specialist staff due to more employment opportunities across our Trust.

We will deliver safe and high-quality services and be an employer of choice for our workforce.

We are ‘one team, working together’.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the T&O Team for an enthusiastic medical typist to join our busy typing administrative team.

The main purpose of this role is to provide audio and copy typing support to the T&O Team. This is a core function of the service, ensuring that records are up to date, so that clinical decisions are properly informed and key stakeholders relating to the patient pathway, including referrers, clinicians and managers, have access to the relevant information.

The post holder will be expected to work using their own initiative, knowledge, skills and experience. The successful candidate will have excellent attention to detail to ensure that accurate and professional letters are produced and will effectively manage and prioritise their workload to manage the typing demand created by the clinical teams.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameAndy SmithJob titleSenior Operations ManagerEmail addressandrewj.smith@btuh.nhs.ukTelephone number01268 524900 ext: 8929Additional contact information

Working pattern: This is a part time role however ideally we would be looking for someone to work Monday's and Friday's if possible with the other hours split across the week as they would be prefer.

All communication regarding the post will be sent electronically and we would appreciate that you check your junk or spam folders. We will be in contact with candidates where possible however, if you have not been contacted within 14 days from closing date please assume your application was unsuccessful.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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