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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/01/2021.

Operational Support Officer - Discharge Hub

Job Reference: 150-AD4849-EAS-A

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Administration, Discharge Planning
Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you enjoy working within a fast-paced team?

Would you like to make a positive contribution to the patient experience?

In response to the Hospital Discharge Service Requirement (March 2020) Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) are excited to be recruiting to two new Operational Support Officers for the Discharge Hub, based at the Royal Sussex County Hospital. The roles will provide business and administrative support to the Senior Hospital Discharge Hub Coordinator and their team members.

The post holders will work as part of a dynamic and fast-paced multidisciplinary team. They will need to demonstrate tact, discretion, and initiative to support acute to community discharge planning.

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals who will support the Senior Hospital Discharge Hub Coordinator on the daily escalation calls, produce reports as required and maintain and coordinate the dashboard for the discharge hub, collating updates, actions and comments from the multidisciplinary team (MDT).

For further details / informal visits contact:

NamePaula FordJob titleSenior Hospital Discharge Hub CoordinatorEmail addresspaula.ford7@nhs.netTelephone number07879 112832Additional contact information

01273 696955 ext. 65137

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