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ED Receptionist

Job Reference: 361-MED-1944383

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
ED Receptionist
Lister, Stevenage
£18,813 - £20,795 pa

At East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust we are proud of the range of services we provide. As a result, we need amazing people to help us deliver these services and provide excellent care to our community.

Our benefits

We offer a range of benefits to support our staff including:

  • Access to the NHS Pension Scheme, providing generous benefits upon retirement, as well as a lump sum and pension for dependants
  • 27 days holiday rising to 33 days (depending on NHS Trust service)
  • A variety of different types of paid and unpaid leave covering emergency and planned leave
  • Confidential advice and support on personal, work, family and relationship issues, 24/7, from our Employee Assistance Programme
  • NHS Car Lease scheme and Cycle to Work scheme
  • An extensive range of learning and development opportunities
  • Discounts on restaurants, getaways, shopping, motoring, cinema and finance through a of providers

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust

Accident & Emergency Department

Lister Hospital

ED Receptionist


HOURS: 37.5 Hours per week from 07:00 to 18:15 working a two week Rota Including Weekends Bank Holidays and Christmas.



























We are looking for someone to work within the Emergency Department working days.




SALARY: £ £18,813 - £20,795 (per annum - pro rata) , (depending on experience)

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is a community which prides itself on providing the highest standard of healthcare services to our patients.

We are in the top three NHS hospital groups in the East of England for size and number of patients. We have also just invested £150 million in services and buildings, so we have some fantastic environments to work in.

Since October 2014, the Lister has been the Trust’s main hospital for specialist inpatient and emergency care. This is the result of the Our Changing Hospitals programme, an ambitious consolidation programme seeing c. £150m investment on the Lister Hospital site.

In addition, the New QEII opened in June 2015 and provides outpatient, diagnostic and antenatal services, along with a 24/7 Urgent Care Centre. Hertford County also provides outpatient and diagnostic services. The Mount Vernon Cancer Centre provides tertiary radiotherapy and local chemotherapy services.

The area served by the Trust covers a population of around 600,000 people and includes south, east and north Hertfordshire, as well as parts of Bedfordshire. The Mount Vernon Cancer Centre provides specialist cancer services to some two million people from across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, north-west London and parts of the Thames Valley.

We employ 5,290 staff, which represents around 4,540 whole time equivalents and our annual budget is approximately £375 million.

We are looking for an individual with good communication and interpersonal skills to work in our busy Emergency Department as a Receptionist. Booking Patients into the Emergency Department, Emergency admissions, booking Fracture clinic Outpatient Appointment along with a variety of other duties.

We are looking for approachable person with a helpful disposition who enjoys working in a busy department.

Flexibility would be an advantage.


Knowledge of NHS is desirable, but full training will be given to the right applicant.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Karen Bromage Evening/Night Supervisor or Tracey Brown Day Supervisor on 01438 284027


Committed to our Community

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion for all job applicants, staff, patients and the wider community.

We are also proud to support our UK armed forces by supporting Reservists, Cadet Instructors, Veterans and military spouses/partners into employment and offering supportive policies that value their contribution to the community and to our Trust.

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We look forward to receiving your application!

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