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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/12/2020.

Medical Secretary

Job Reference: J12-37097

NHS Professionals - Non-Clinical
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
£10.09 per hour


Job Title: Medical secretary – Typist

Location/Trust: Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Department: Dermatology Stockport

Band/Pay rate: £10.09 per hour

Hours: Monday – Friday

Placement Ref: 37097



The Role

Can you bring your excellent medical secretarial skills and knowledge to our Dermatology Department?

Would you like to be part of a team that works well together, always there to help each other? Would you like to work in a Trust that recently had outstanding in their CQC report? This location is easily accessible by public transport and has onsite parking.


If you have answered yes, The Salford Royal Foundation Trust would love to hear from you.


We have a temporary placement opportunity available for a medical secretary at Salford Royal Hospital. The Medical secretary will be providing the following support to the dermatology team

  • To be responsible for the timely typing of all correspondence from the Clinical lead,
  • Consultants and his/her technical team including referral letters, clinical reports and letters to
  • patients as appropriate or to the management of the service. It will be necessary to work
  • to deadlines and be adaptable to last minute changes.
  • To assist as directed in the maintenance of the departmental waiting list.
  • Handle general enquiries.
  • Pulling and tracking case notes as required to support the department.
  • To liaise with secretaries/other health care professionals regarding patient referrals
  • and investigations.
  • To assist in the general maintenance of the patient filing system.
  • To assist in the data input of patient information.
  • To prepare new patient files

The skills required are:

  • Medical Secretarial experience
  • Experience in audio typing
  • NHS experience


Salford Royal is based at Stott Lane, and it is easily accessible via both car and public transport. There is onsite parking (fees will apply). It has four on site cafes and two restaurants where staff are eligible for a discount. The hospital also has on site shops.



Staff who work at Salford Royal have said the following

“It is a great environment to work in and has a good support network from managers”


In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days
  • Stakeholder pension scheme


Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.



Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion







Please note that you will be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Successful applicants will be contacted after the closing date.

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