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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/11/2021.

IT Customer Service Advisor

Job Reference: 202-A-21-15776

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Trust HQ, Exeter or St James, Bristol
£20,330 - £21,777 per annum

An opportunity has arisen within the Trust for a IT Customer Service Advisor based in Trust HQ Exeter or Bristol, St James

The Trust provides IT support to its entire staff (over 5,000) and is looking for enthusiastic and courteous staff that would be able to offer excellent Customer Service to our non-technical users.

The successful candidate will carry out first line support on the Trust’s Service Desk. They will be required to work with the Service Desk team to cover standard office hours, and will be expected to be able to deal with telephone calls, emails and personal visits from within the Trust.

The role will need to provide basic support of IM&T systems and services throughout the Trust, to support first class patient care. Excellent communication skills and customer service is required for this role. You will need to be able to communicate via e-mail, phone and face to face. The candidate also requires some knowledge or basic skills of working on a computer. Familiarity with Service Desk procedures and be able to log all activity on Service Desk applications would also be beneficial. Training in the ITIL methodology will be provided.

Applicants must have GCSE’s (Grade C or above) or equivalent, including English and Mathematics. You will need excellent communication and customer service skills as well as previous experience of supporting current Microsoft Office, Windows Operating Systems and desktop hardware.

At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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