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Clinical Coding Divisional Lead - Band 6

Job Reference: 339-YAS8600-D

North Bristol NHS Trust
Clinical Coding Divisional Lead
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum

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Please note that this job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. So if you are interested, please apply for this vacancy as soon as you can.

Clinical Coding Divisional Lead, AfC (Agenda for Change) Band 6, salary range £28050-£36644 pa+ excellent NHS benefits.


Are you an ACC clinical coder looking for an exciting career development opportunity? If yes, then this might be the role for you!


North Bristol NHS Trust is looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to fill the post of a Clinical Coding Divisional Lead.


This is an opportunity to take on a thrilling and varied role, providing you the chance to work with multidisciplinary teams including clinical teams, IM+T, finance and projects, all the while shaping the future of the coding department.


The benefits you will get joining the team are a strong commitment from NBT for your individual personal development, the prospect to work with a fantastic and friendly team of peers, and a department that is always open to new ideas and suggestions from all team members, providing a collaborative working environment.


The successful candidate will be a committed team player, with excellent communication and leadership skills. They will have an extensive knowledge of ICD-10 and OPCS-4 national standards, with the ability to relay these highly complex rules to a variety of people. They will have a strong aptitude for the mentoring and development of more junior colleagues, as well as a desire to always find ways to improve the overall coding function, from ensuring our team of staff are well looked after to making sure the Trust receive appropriate income.


If you think you possess the necessary skills to fulfill this role then don’t waste another minute and apply now!


If you would like to make further inquiries about the post then please contact Julie Gilbert, the Clinical Coding Divisional Lead on


Tel: 0117 414 8789






For further details / informal visits contact:

Contact Julie Gilbert on Tel: 0117 414 8789 or by Email: if you have further questions.

The following is applicable for ‘At Risk’ employees, who must meet the essential shortlisting criteria to be eligible for interview.

Those from within North Bristol NHS Trust who apply for this role will be considered for shortlisting in the first instance.
Those from within the BNSSG (Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire) who apply for this role will be considered in the second instance.
Those covered by the South West Employment Transition Framework who apply for this role will be considered in the third instance.
If no applicant is appointed from the above ‘at-risk’ pools, those from the open market will then be considered for shortlisting.
If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.

If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel 0117 4141151.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant(s) will normally commence at the minimum of the scale unless they have previous NHS service at the same band. Progression through the scale is by annual increments.

Please note that stringent pre-employment checks are undertaken on all successful applicants prior to commencement in post. Please refer to the ‘Information for Prospective Employees’ attachment for information relating to DBS charges.

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