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Assistant Service Manager - Clinical Genetics

Job Reference: 196-COF3922

Employer:
Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Clinical Genetics
Location:
Guy's Hospital, London
Salary:
£27,627 - £35,529 p.a inc HCA

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.


An exciting secondment/fixed term opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dynamic Band 5 Assistant Service Manager in Clinical Genetics for a period of 12 months. The post will be based in Clinical Genetics at Guy's Hospital.

The successful candidate will directly line manage a Band 4 Appointments team leader and a team of patient access officers who are responsible for the scheduling of clinical genetics appointments, ensuring referrals are processed in a timely and efficient manner and provide reception cover for department. As part of this role the successful candidate will also lead on service quality improvement projects to improve productivity while maintaining operational delivery.  

The role requires excellent prioritisation skills, problem-solving abilities and a collaborative approach to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the service and the teams. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with the can do attitude, excellent communication skills and is ready to develop their leadership skills in operational service management. The person will work closely with the Service Manager and Deputy Service Manager for Clinical Genetics as well as clinicians and other staff across the Directorate.

Proposed interview date: 24/1/19

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information, please get in touch with Chris Lynch - Clinical Genetics Service Manager; email chris.lynch@gstt.nhs.uk




Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


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Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants



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