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Band 3 Specialist Palliative Care Administrator

Job Reference: 313-A-19-72560-SB

Employer:
Leicestershire Partnership Trust
Department:
Community Health Services
Location:
Leicestershire
Salary:
£18,813 / £19,332 / £19,917 / £20,795

Can you demonstrate our values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Compassion? If so read on and take a look at the opportunity below...

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust provides a range of community health services for both physical and mental health conditions, as well as a range of specialist services supporting people of all ages including family and young people services, mental health, learning disabilities and physical health community and inpatient services.

We deliver services to the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Our 5500 staff serve a population of one million from over 100 sites across the region.


Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

Band 3Specialist Palliative Care Administrator

Monday – Friday 37.5 hrs.

(working hours to be agreed based on service need)

An opportunity has arisen for a permanent Band 3 Administrator within the new Integrated Specialist Palliative Care Team for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who excels under pressure.

The Specialist Palliative Care Team deliver specialist care to patients with a palliative diagnosis and those at end of life.

The successful applicant will be based in the Specialist Palliative Care Coordination Centre at New Parks Health Centre.

The successful candidate should have excellent computer skills, demonstrate they can work accurately, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be proactive and have a willingness to learn. You will be flexible and used to working to tight deadlines. You will have excellent interpersonal skills a positive and pleasant manner.

You need to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team and be able to act on you own initiative. You also need to demonstrate your ability to prioritise your workload and work in an organised and effective manner.

You will assist specialist palliative care nurses in the coordination of referrals coming into the service. whilst providing a comprehensive administrative service to the Specialist Palliative Care Service Lead.

Patience and a caring approach are important personal qualities for all members of the team, including the administration staff.

If you would like more information about the job, please contact Michelle Law Specialist Palliative Care Service Lead (01509) 410233 or 07919 544831




We are committed to providing the best care that we can to our patients, and so some of our roles involve a Maths and English assessment. Where this is so, details will be shared with you as part of the recruitment process.

Details of our benefits, pledge and other important information about the application process, and working for us is contained in the documents linked to our advert.

For areas where our teams work to staffing rosters, rosters are set in advance at a team level and you will be joining an established roster. Your rostered shifts will be confirmed to you when arranging your start date. We will consider requests to vary working patterns in line with our flexible working policy.

To make the most of your application, we may consider successful applicants for vacancies for the same post in different locations where this is appropriate and meets our mutual requirements.

For all substantive roles the appointment of every new member of staff (excluding medical and dental staff) to a post is subject to a 6 month probationary period, details of which are in our Probation Policy.

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects our service users. To this end we actively implement equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and seek people who share our commitment. We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups, including members of our black and minority ethnic communities. All jobs will require permission to work in the UK.

For all jobs the cost of undertaking a DBS disclosure at the required level will be met by the individual. This will be deducted from salary following commencement.

Requests from applicants to work alternative hours to those advertised may be considered.

Applicants who are currently ‘at risk’ within the local NHS, and meeting essential criteria will be given preference for interview over any other candidates who may apply for this post.

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