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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/06/2022.

Senior Business Administrator

Job Reference: 313-A-22-121129-JP

Leicestershire Partnership Trust
Estates and Facilities

Can you demonstrate our values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Compassion? Do you share in our ambition to create high quality, compassionate care and wellbeing for all?

Then take a step towards LPT...

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) provides a range of community health, mental health and learning disability services for people of all ages. Delivered through over 100 settings from inpatient wards to out in the community, our 6,500 staff serves over 1 million people living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Are you an experienced Administrator?

We’re looking for someone who is really organised, can solve problems and pays attention to the tiny details in their work, to come and join us as a Band 4 Senior Business Administrator.


You’ll be based at Beaumont Leys Health Centre temporarily and then Meridian Way. Free car parking on site is available.

What you’ll be doing and what you’ll need:

The role is diverse, with each day bringing new challenges. You’ll need to use your own initiative, working with confidential and highly sensitive information, showing attention to details and the ability to work accurately, whilst understanding the importance of adhering to Trust Policies and local procedures. You’ll also be:

  • Communicating with stakeholders in the organisation so you’ll need good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Supporting the senior managers within the Estates and Facilities team including Head of Facilities, Head of Estates, Head of Capital & Property to deliver high quality services and safe environments for patients and staff.
  • You’ll come across problems and you’ll need to exercise judgement in trying to solve problems
  • You’ll need to be very organised as you’ll be managing diaries, scheduling meetings, planning staff rotas and organising events

If you like the sound of the above, have a click onto the Job Description and Person Specification where it will tell you more about what we are looking for.

What we can offer you:

  • Annual leave of 27 days + Bank Holidays – rising the longer you stay
  • Access to the NHS Pension scheme
  • You can get discount cards working for the NHS like the Blue Light Card and retail discounts
  • You’ll be able to join our Staff Support Groups
  • Transport benefits i.e. salary sacrifice lease car schemes, discounts with taxi companies

And loads more!

If you like what you hear, or have any questions about the role, please contact: Helen Walton, Estates and Facilities Manager: or 07584 507012.

Details of our benefits, leadership behaviours and other important information are contained in the documents linked to our advert.

For rostered areas, these are set in advance at a team level and you will join an established roster. Your rostered shifts will be confirmed to you when arranging your start date.

We will consider requests to work alternative hours or vary working patterns in line with our flexible working policy.

To make the most of your application, we may consider appointable applicants for similar vacancies in different locations where this is appropriate and meets our mutual requirements.

For all substantive roles new staff (excluding medical staff) are appointed subject to a 6 month probationary period (see Probation Policy).

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects our community. We actively implement equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and seek people who share our commitment. We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups.

All jobs will require permission to work in the UK.

For all jobs the cost of any DBS disclosure required will be met by the individual. This will be deducted from salary once started.

Applicants ‘at risk’ within the local NHS who meet essential criteria will have preference for interview.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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