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Personal Assistant - Genetics

Job Reference: 180-B-190758

Employer:
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Division B - Genetics
Location:
Addenbrookes Hospital - Division B, Cambridge
Salary:
£21,089 to £23,761 p.a. pro rata

Our Trust

 

Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

 

The East Midlands and East of England NHS Genomic Laboratory Hub (EMEE GLH) is one of seven Genomic Hubs recently established to provide a new National Genomic Medicine Service for the NHS. Led by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and working with Nottingham University Hospital and University Hospital Leicester, the EMEE GLH will offer a high quality service to deliver the tests listed in the National Genomic Test Directory, for a population of around 10million. This includes diagnostic tests for inherited disorders and for cancer, disease monitoring and predictive tests, and in future will include pharmacogenomic testing.

 

We are looking for an experienced PA to join the busy GLH team to support the GLH Management Team. You must have excellent organisational and communication skills, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a busy team. This role would be suited to an experienced secretary/PA with an approachable, helpful, flexible attitude who enjoys working as part of a team.

 

You should have the ability to prioritise workload and work under pressure. A good standard of English, good communication skills, accurate audio typing and knowledge of Microsoft is essential. Duties will include diary management, updating spread sheets, dealing with telephone queries, liaising with other hospitals/trusts and general administrative duties including minute taking.

 

Benefits to you

 

We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

 

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

 

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Amanda Clarkson (EMEE GLH Project Lead) 01223 348708

 

Lizz Grimwade (Associate Operations Manager Pathology) 01223 217645




Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust includes Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie Hospitals. We are one of the largest and busiest hospitals in the country with an outstanding reputation that is down to the exceptional people that work here.

Our philosophy is to keep the patient at the heart of everything we do. Every person that works for the Trust, regardless of their role, comes into contact with our patients and visitors and so is expected to uphold our values of Together - Safe, Kind, Excellent at all times.

We look for people who are willing to go the extra mile, not because they are asked to, but because they are committed to being part of a healthcare team that delivers an excellent caring service to our patients.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment.

Please be aware that once submitted via NHS Jobs, your application will be moved and handled through TRAC Systems and communication will be sent to you via TRAC Systems. You will be updated by email and/ or text regarding the progress of your application, however the vacancy will not be updated on NHS Jobs. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are made an offer, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.



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