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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/12/2020.

Clinical Transcription Typist

Job Reference: 209-A-20-2768908

East Cheshire NHS Trust
Clinical Transcription Suite Typist
Macclesfield District General Hospital, Macclesfield
£19,737 - £21,142 per annum pro rata

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.

An outstanding opportunity for a full time Clinical Transcription Typist has arisen within our dedicated team in the Clinical Transcription Suite.

The Clinical Transcription Suite provides typing support to the clinical specialties. You will be working with a team of professionals who are truly some of the best in their field with the expertise in a wide range of medical terminology who will provide you with support and training. Joining our team will be rewarding, challenging and fun. The experience gained as a successful Clinical Transcription Typist can open opportunities for further career development within clinical administration.

Applicants should be fast and accurate audio typists. Knowledge of medical terminology is desirable as is experience in the use of Medisec and Winscribe digital dictation/speech recognition software.

Outstanding Rewards

Staff Benefits & Schemes. A range of staff benefits and schemes offered by the trust designed to support staff engagement, wellbeing and inclusion.

NHS Discounts. As a valued employee of East Cheshire NHS Trust you can register and save money with hundreds of well-known brands and retailers whilst helping to generate much needed funds for the trust.

NHS Pension. The NHS Pension scheme continues to be one of the most comprehensive and generous schemes in the UK and is a key part of the reward offer for employees in the NHS.

Staff Recognition – as well as regular appraisals, local and corporate inductions, we recognise the great work of our staff - Employee of the Year and Team of the Year.

Cycle to work. Staff who cycle to work have the opportunity to buy bike and safety equipment from a number of specific local bike shops and pay for it tax free via salary sacrifice over 12 months.

Occupational Health. Aims to ensure all staff in employment experience a working environment for which they are physically and psychologically suited and that protects and promotes health.

Employee Support and Wellbeing. A free, confidential counselling service for both work and non-work related matters. A physiotherapy service is also available.

This post is Permanent

Hours per week: various hours available

Closing date: 13th December 2020

To keep up to date with all of our latest Recruitment activity here at East Cheshire NHS Trust, take a look at our Careers website with lots of information on how to join our team and Facebook and Twitter pages, links to which can be found on the right hand side:

Visit our Facebook page: Careers at East Cheshire NHS Trust

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For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Jane Derbyshire Job title Clinical Administration Email address Telephone number 01625 661416

Please read the guidance for applicants and completing the application form documents prior to completing your application form (documents are located to the right).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. The Trust is a Disability Confident Leader and as such, applicants with disabilities will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). In order to facilitate applications from all members of the community the Trust is able to offer services including Braille Applications and Interpreting Services.

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