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Medical PA

NHS AfC: Band 4

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NHS AfC: Band 4
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
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The Royal Marsden, Chelsea
Chelsea, London
£23,609 - £27,220 pa inc
23/03/2018 23:59

Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Medical P.A. x 2    (1 x Urology and 1 x Sarcoma)

Based at Fulham Road, Chelsea

Band 4: £23,609 - £27,220 pa inc

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust is the largest comprehensive cancer centre in Europe and a leader in the field of cancer care with a successful record of innovation in nursing care, pioneering new treatments and the development of anti-cancer drugs.

This post is based at the Chelsea site. The Medical P.A. role provides an invaluable patient focused service, working within the clinical units of the hospital for consultant surgeons and physicians. The main responsibilities will be processing and typing referrals to other organisations, dealing with patient queries and providing a high quality secretarial, administration service at a leading Cancer Centre which prides itself on clinical excellence.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and experienced, who enjoys patient contact and working in a multi-disciplinary environment to support the delivery of a quality service. You must be able to demonstrate good communication skills, flexibility, reliability and have an organised approach to work.

Due to the nature of the role, we are looking for a dependable and highly adaptable individual who is able to work independently and has the ability to fit in quickly as part of a team.

This role is an excellent opportunity to develop your secretarial and administrative skills in a fast moving and dynamic department working across both NHS and Private Care.

Substantial experience working as a secretary or PA in a relevant medical setting is required for this post. Excellent audio and typing skills and knowledge of medical terminology are essential.

Please note that this position will not attract a work permit or visa and so only applications from individuals already free to work in the UK without restrictions will be considered.

 Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close any adverts before the published closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications. We advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

Please state on your application whether you would prefer the urology or sarcoma post of if you do not have a preference

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Maria Perrin, Patient Operations Manager,  or 0207 811 8278.

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