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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/02/2020.

Management Secretary

Job Reference: 209-A-19-2112922

East Cheshire NHS Trust
Experienced secretary
Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, Macclesfield
£18,813 - £20,795 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.

Are you an experienced secretary with excellent IT and communication skills who is looking for an opportunity to join 2 small, friendly and professional teams?

Would you like a role that is interesting and varied which would enable you to extend your portfolio and learn new skills? If so, this could be just want you have been looking for!

We are looking to recruit an exceptional individual with the drive and enthusiasm to support the Service Transformation and Nursing & Quality teams with a range of administrative duties. The duties will include maintaining diaries and facilitating the arrangements around meetings. The candidate will need to prioritise their own workload and have experience in taking minutes at formal meetings. You will be required to work using your own initiative and often with tight timeframes.

Initially, the post is available either on a secondment basis or as a 12 month fixed term contract. (28 hours per week) we will ensure the successful candidate receives a comprehensive induction and support. You will be working directly for the Associate Director of Transformation and Heads of Nursing, which will give the post holder a varied and exciting opportunity to develop new skills whilst also working alongside dynamic and forward thinking teams.

This post is Fixed Term / Secondment for 12 Months

Hours per week: 28

Closing date: 20th February 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:

Visit our Facebook page: Careers at East Cheshire NHS Trust

Follow us on Twitter: @CareersECT

For further details / informal visits contact:

Jacqueline Williams, Associate Director Service Transformation on 01625 663917/


Jeanette Sarkar, Head of Nursing, Quality on 01625 663586/


Lisa Minshall, Head of Nursing, Professional Practice & NMP Lead on 01625 663593/ (PA: Elysia Martinez 01625 663885/


**Previous applicants need not apply**

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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.

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