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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/08/2021.

Medical Secretary

Job Reference: 264-33036530---FAM

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Kettering General Hospital, Kettering
£21,892 - £24,157 per annum

Applications are invited for a Medical Secretary to join the busy Haematology Service within the Family Health Division providing medical secretarial support to Haematology Consultants. This role is one which works within a team of medical secretaries and support staff.

The successful applicant will possess strong organisational, communication and interpersonal skills. The successful applicant will also be able to work as part of a team as well as independently. Essential skills include: audio typing and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word.

A knowledge and understanding of medical terminology is desirable and previous experience of Medway, our patient information system, is advantageous although training will be provided. Knowledge of shorthand is desirable and can prove useful but not essential to the role.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Sharon Breckin Job title: PA to Pathology

Email address: Telephone number: 01536 493731

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you via a TRAC system account.

Please submit your application as soon as possible; we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing date once we have received sufficient applications.

We are an equal opportunities employer; we aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds. This includes members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, especially in relation to senior posts within at KGH.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Kettering General Hospital (KGH) NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process. Including factual reference, occupational health clearance and statutory and mandatory training record.

If your role requires you to have a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining this (£50).This amount will be reclaimed from your first salary. It is also recommended that following your DBS check you subscribe to the DBS update service.

Please note that news starters with KGH are subject to a six month probationary period.

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