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Bank Staff Engagement Administrator

Job Reference: 364-A-BANK-CLERICAL

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Thurrock Community Hospital, Thurrock
£21,089 - £23,761 per ann

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) is an award-winning, multidisciplinary Trust providing community and mental health services, learning disability and social care services for a population of 1.3million people in Essex, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, and Luton.

Our Trust values – compassionate, empowering and open – are embedded in how we deliver care to people in their own homes and from over 200 community and hospital based settings and our workforce is key to being able to provide the highest quality care.

In 2018 we were rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission and we are working hard to achieving an ‘outstanding’ rating by 2020.

We are looking for individuals to join the EPUT team and be part of transforming services in our communities.

In return we can offer exceptional education, training and development opportunities as well as a wide range of benefits, which include salary sacrifice schemes and the opportunity to buy or sell up to one week of annual leave to support a healthy work-life balance.

Our approach to recruitment is values based and applicant's must be able to demonstrate the Trust's corporates values and behaviours which are Open, Compassionate and Empowering.

The role is Staff Engagement Administrator – however it requires much more than just good admin skills. The person needs to be friendly and approachable as they will be organising and attending staff events. The person must drive and have use of their own car as the there will be lots of travel to other Trust sites. The person also needs to be able to be physically fit, in order to transport our team equipment to different locations, accept large deliveries, lifting heavy equipment and creating numerous goodie bags for events.

They will also be the first point of contact within the team, accepting phone calls – which can sometimes be difficult or upsetting as will be listening to staff problems – need to have a good telephone and email manner and be able to be supportive.

Good organisational skills are essential as will need to keep track of the 4 team members diaries including PA work to the Head of Staff Engagement, supporting where necessary in tasks such as: writing reports, data entry, booking rooms, organising events, etc.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Charlotte Thomas / Denise Harding - 01268739711




As a newly appointed employee you are responsible for incurring the cost of your initial DBS check relevant to your post, the amount will be deducted from your first salary with the Trust.

Applications for Job Share are positively welcomed

Our Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We particularly welcome applications from people with experience of using mental health services. We also hold the Disability two tick symbol and have made the pledge to commit to employing more people with learning disabilities, we encourage people with a disability to apply. If you require this application form in another format i.e. Braille or audio tape etc, please contact the Recruitment Department on 01375 364513 or email and we can arrange for this to be dispatched to you.

The Trust has the right to expire vacancies prior to the closing date if they so wish. The Trust makes every attempt to contact all applicants and we strongly advise that you check the email account which is registered with NHS Jobs reguarly, we would advise however due to the high number of applications we receive that if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date your application has been unsuccessful on this occassion.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff to undertake this commitment. Applicants will be subject to robust safer recruitment processes.

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