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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/08/2021.

Band 3 Clerical officer

Job Reference: 241-538FC-21

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
Clerical Officer Sexual & Reproductive Health Department
Lanceburn Health Centre, Salford
£19,737 - £21,142 per annum pro rata

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust was formed in 2008 and, in 2011, we became an integrated provider with community health services joining the trust. Covering a catchment area that also incorporates parts of Bury, Wigan and Salford, we deliver hospital and community based services from the Royal Bolton Hospital in Farnworth and from 20 health centres across Bolton, to a catchment population of 320,000 people. We have a CQC rating as good overall and we have some key areas of outstanding practice with an outstanding rating for being well led at every level.

Buildings, names and models of care have changed over the centuries, but one thing has remained constant and is prevalent among our 5,900+ staff members: the enduring commitment to providing the best health and care for the people of Bolton.

Family Care Division


1 PART TIME POST – 18.5 hours


Bolton NHS Foundation Trust is an integrated provider of acute, intermediate and community health care serving the population of Bolton. This provides us with an opportunity for our services to work closely with our partners in primary care and the local authority to ensure a seamless service for our patients.

Here at Bolton our patients are at the heart of everything we do. We ensure our patients receive the highest quality of Care and are guided by our trust Values. We are proud that our Trust is a centre of excellence for maternity, neonatal and care for children, and that it has been rated as Good by the Quality Care Commission (CQC). This is in recognition of the patient experience and quality of care that our staff provide to patients. It is also supported by our Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professional Framework for Professional Practice.

The Family Care Division aims to deliver the highest standards of care in maternity, sexual health, gynecology and a range of acute and community children’s services. We deliver over 6,000 babies and carry around 1,500 gynecological procedures each year. The Trust also has a tertiary level Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, enabling 1 in 4 women across Greater Manchester to receive in-utero transfer and birth at extreme premature gestation at Bolton.

If you are passionate about delivering high quality sexual, reproductive and HIV services this is an exciting opportunity to gain valuable experience with a leading sexual health service provider who is part of Bolton NHS Foundation Trust. We provide sexual health services (Sexual, reproductive and HIV) for people in Salford and Bolton in a number of centres and clinics throughout these areas.

The part time (18.5 hrs) post for a clerical receptionist is based in the SHINE sexual health service hub service at the Royal Bolton Hospital. The post involves working over a shift pattern including daytime, evening and Saturday mornings.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a good standard of education, with English and Maths GCSE at grade A-C and some previous experience of working in the NHS. You will have a track record of being keen to develop new skills along with excellent communication and IT skills. You will have a confidence to communicate at all levels as you will be working with a wide variety of staff and patients attending the sexual health service.

You will be involved with the direct provision of front line services to patients and as the first person the patient has contact with this is an important role for the patient’s experience and first impression of our service.

The aims of this Trust are to improve the health of and provide the best possible care to the population in which we serve and ensure that our staff have joy and pride in their work. We are striving to recruit a workforce that reflects the communities in which we serve. We value our staff and can offer excellent opportunities for further training and development. We are keen to reflect our local population and therefore applications from all sectors of the community are welcomed.

If you would like to know more about the department or have an informal visit, please contact:

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameHelen WalkerJob titleOffice ManagerEmail addresshelen.walker2@boltonft.nhs.ukTelephone number01204 390142

The vision of this Trust is to be recognised by the people of Bolton and beyond as an excellent provider of health and care services and a great place to work. We are striving to attract, recruit and retain high calibre skilled staff which reflect our communities. We are an inclusive employer who trains and develops our staff in a positive learning environment. We aim to be consciously inclusive and therefore applications from all sectors of the community are welcomed. We would particularly encourage candidates from a black and minority ethnic (BAME) background and candidates with health conditions or impairments.

From time to time we may need to close a vacancy early when in receipt of a sufficient number of applications. If you are interested in this post and wish to be considered, we strongly advise you to complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

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