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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/01/2020.

111 Senior Health Advisor

Job Reference: 278-111SHA-0120-CB

Employer:
South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Non-Emergency Control Centre
Location:
NHS 111 Contact Centre, Ashford, Kent, Ashford
Salary:
Band 4 - £21,089 - £23,76

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECAmb) has a vision to ‘support our staff to provide a caring, high quality and efficient urgent and emergency care service to our communities’. We are rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commission, ‘Outstanding’ for Caring and ‘Outstanding’ for our Urgent and Emergency Care. Our aim is to continually improve and to reach outstanding across all areas of the Trust.

Our 4,000+ workforce provide services to 4.9m people across Kent, Surrey, Sussex and North East Hampshire. We handle over 1 million calls to 999 and 1 million calls to NHS 111 every year. More information regarding our services and locations can be found on our website


Senior Clinical Advisor

  • Salary - Band 4 £21,089 - £23,761
  • Full time - 37.5 hours per week
  • Permanent
  • Based in Ashford, Kent

Senior Health Advisors competently advise on health or social care to and for people. They have a required level of knowledge and skill beyond that of the traditional Health Advisor.

The Senior Health Advisor would be able to deliver elements of health and social care and provide advice in domains that have previously only been within the remit of registered professionals.

You will be required to follow a programme of learning and development, which will enable you to complete the required service competences.

You will be part of a team based at Ashford and will provide safe and effective health assessment, information and advice, within protocols, to the general public.

You will utilise the Clinical Decision Support System (CDSS) and other local protocols to guide decision-making.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Derek Smith (Derek.Smith@secamb.nhs.uk) or Stacy Rixon (Stacy.Rixon@secamb.nhs.uk)




We actively support equality of opportunity for all staff and welcome applications regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy & maternity, race, religion or belief. We are making progress towards our aim of reflecting the diversity of our community in our workforce and guarantee an interview to candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria specified. We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and disabled applicants and from other under-represented groups.

Most of our roles will include some travel between sites. If the vacancy you’re applying for includes work related travel, you will be required to ensure that you hold and have covered the cost of suitable car insurance to support this.

If you have previously applied for this role and were deemed not appointable at any stage of the recruitment process, you cannot normally apply for the same or similar role for a minimum of six months from the date of application. This is to allow time for you to receive feedback and undergo the appropriate development.

Should you require an application form in an alternative format including large print or braille, please contact recruitment@secamb.nhs.uk stating the vacancy reference number and we will be happy to provide this.

Due to the high volume of applications at SECAmb, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are shortlisted for interview. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of the closing date, then please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview on this particular occasion. Please be aware we may close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.

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