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Medical PA - Soft Tissue Sarcoma Unit

NHS AfC: Band 4

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NHS AfC: Band 4
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
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The Royal Marsden, Chelsea
Chelsea, London
£25,489 - £28,565 pa inc hcas
01/03/2020 23:59

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 Sarcoma and Melanoma Surgical Unit of the hospital for consultant surgeons for for NHS and private patients. 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, enjoy 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 in a high volume referral unit.

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 within the NHS.

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.

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.

*If you have previously been interviewed or shortlisted for this role you will not be reconsidered*

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