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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 28/01/2020.

A & E Generic Administrator

Job Reference: 209-A-19-2031079-A

East Cheshire NHS Trust
Admin and Clerical
Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, Macclesfield
£17,652 - £19, 020 per annum pro rata

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.

We are seeking highly motivated individual to join our friendly Administration Team in the busy and rewarding Emergency Department based at Macclesfield District General Hospital.

The post holder will work predominately in the Reception role but there will be times where you will be required to cover the Emergency Admission desk. The post holder will provide comprehensive reception and administration service ensuring patients are admitted to the Emergency Department and the Wards efficiently and accurately providing a high standard of customer care. The Administration staff work closely with other members of the emergency department teams supporting them with administration requests.

This is varied role and we want someone who truly embraces working within a diverse team in a busy and challenging environment, therefore you must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, have a pleasant and caring personality and have the ability to remain calm whilst working under pressure. You must be able to demonstrate that you have worked on your own and at times with limited supervision. Experience of working within the NHS is desirable.

Please give examples of how you match the essential criteria in relation to the Job Description in your application.

Working within the Emergency Department the post holder will be expected to work Bank Holidays.

The hours per week are; 30 hours.

Rotas' in the Emergency Department cover 24 hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

This post is Permanent.

Hours per week: 30

Closing date: 28th January 2020

To keep up to date with all of our latest Recruitment activity here at East Cheshire NHS Trust, take a look at our Careers website with lots of information on how to join our team and Facebook and Twitter pages, links to which can be found on the right hand side:

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For further details / informal visits contact:

Carolyn Macdonald, Tel: 01625 663732 Email:

Please read the guidance for applicants and completing the application form documents prior to completing your application form (documents are located to the right).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. The Trust is a Disability Confident Leader and as such, applicants with disabilities will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). In order to facilitate applications from all members of the community the Trust is able to offer services including Braille Applications and Interpreting Services.

The Trust may close any advertised post before the stated closing date. We recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

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