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Business Support Administrator

Job Reference: 449-CS734

Solent NHS Trust
0-19 Integrated Public Health Service
£18,813 - £20,795 p.a. pro rata

Make a difference with us

If you are looking for somewhere you can make a real difference and are passionate about keeping people safe, well and out of hospital, a career with us may be just what you’re looking for. At Solent NHS Trust, we strive to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of our communities.

We are proud to be an organisation which is focused on our people and we welcome people who share our values to come and work with us.

  • To deliver great care that is safe, simple and easy to access
  • To be a caring, flexible and supportive place to work
  • To deliver the best value for money

Business Support for 0-19 Integrated Public Health Service

We are looking for a well organised and highly motivated part-time Business Support Administrator to join and support our 0-19 Integrated Public Health Service based primarily at the Adelaide Health Centre, on the Western Community Hospital Campus in Southampton.

Our 0-19 Integrated Public Health Service is made up of Health Visitors, School Nurses and various Southampton City Council partners who, all together provide an essential comprehensive support to all our children in Southampton City from birth to 19yrs. Therefore we are looking for someone who is passionate about customer / patient experience with a ‘can do’ attitude.

The successful applicant will have:

  • strong leadership skills and be a good team player

  • be able to use own initiative and apply a common sense approach to problems

  • have a meticulous eye for detail, an enquiring mind and a willingness to learn

  • strong communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels

  • be organised, able to multi task and work under pressure

  • proven skills in Microsoft applications, Excel, Word and Outlook

We have 2 positions available at 22.5 hours per week and we would like the successful candidates to be able to work together and cover for one another during periods of annual leave and sickness.

For more details regarding this post please read the attached job description and specification. If you are looking for a new challenge and meet the skills and qualities required, we really look forward to hearing from you.

For further information about the post or you would like to have an informal discussion, please call Dawn Eyles, Business Support Team Lead or Carol Rygal Business Support Team Manager on 0300 123 6661.



Please note that should this post attract sufficient interest, we may choose to close at an earlier date. We strongly suggest that you apply at an early stage.If we have not contacted you within four weeks of the closing date of this post, please presume that you have not been selected.Candidates selected for interview will be contacted within 2-3 weeks; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders.

The Rewards

Solent NHS Trust offers a competitive starting salary and access to a wide range of employee benefits:

  • 27 - 33 days annual leave plus bank holidays (for permanent staff)
  • Pay enhancements to reward out of hours working
  • Ability to join the generous NHS pension scheme
  • Purchase of additional annual leave
  • Training and development opportunities
  • An extensive health and wellbeing service
  • Flexible working options
  • Free yoga, pilates and mindfulness classes
  • NHS discounts from leading retailers
  • Opportunity to purchase a public transport annual season ticket - 11 month repayment period

Our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion starts with our people; shapes the way we deliver our services and the way we build our teams. We welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds to help us deliver great care to all of our communities.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

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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