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Senior Coordinator - Vascular Studies Unit (VSU)

Job Reference: 180-D-191061

Employer:
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Division D - Vascular Studies Unit
Location:
Addenbrookes Hospital - Division D, Cambridge
Salary:
£21,089 to £23,761 p.a. pro rata

Our Trust

Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

We are looking to appoint a well organised individual to provide a professional, efficient and high quality administrative service to the Vascular Studies Unit (VSU).

Main responsibilities include coordinating the departmental diary, scheduling patient appointments from the waiting list/workqueue for routine and urgent vascular ultrasound investigations using the Trust's electronic patient information system, answering telephone calls - including complex and confidential patient related information and ensuring patients are seen and imaged within their pathway targets.

You will be a key member of the VSU team working closely with clinical colleagues on a daily basis. Regular communication with consultants, specialist nurses, ward staff and medical secretaries would be expected.

The ability to prioritise effectively and to remain calm and focused under pressure is important as the position can be demanding, therefore excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a priority.

You must be well presented, friendly and welcoming to all and uphold our values of Kind, Safe and excellent at all times.

Benefits to you

We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Robert Elliott – Robert.elliott@addenbrookes.nhs.uk




Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust includes Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie Hospitals. We are one of the largest and busiest hospitals in the country with an outstanding reputation that is down to the exceptional people that work here.

Our philosophy is to keep the patient at the heart of everything we do. Every person that works for the Trust, regardless of their role, comes into contact with our patients and visitors and so is expected to uphold our values of Together - Safe, Kind, Excellent at all times.

We look for people who are willing to go the extra mile, not because they are asked to, but because they are committed to being part of a healthcare team that delivers an excellent caring service to our patients.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment.

Please be aware that once submitted via NHS Jobs, your application will be moved and handled through TRAC Systems and communication will be sent to you via TRAC Systems. You will be updated by email and/ or text regarding the progress of your application, however the vacancy will not be updated on NHS Jobs. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are made an offer, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.



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