• SOM-0090 Operational Assistant, Shepton Mallet

    SOM-0090 Operational Assistant, Shepton Mallet

    An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Integrated Urgent Care Service to recruit an Operational Assistant based at our Shepton Mallet Treatment Centre.

    This position attracts a rate of £8.82 per hour + enhancements for evening and weekend working. A training rate will also be applicable.

    Over a four week rolling rota the successful candidates will be contracted to work 3.75 hours per week. There may be opportunities to pick up extra sessions during weekday evenings and weekends (at appropriate role / shift pay rates) to cover for annual leave and sickness. 

    The non-clinical role requires you to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team speaking to patients, carers and healthcare professionals who require urgent healthcare advice and support during the out of hours period.

    You are required to have excellent logistical and organisational skills in order to ensure the co-ordination of workload within the Locality.

    Roles involve:

    • Administration / receptionist-type duties, such as booking patients in on the computer system
    • Liaising with our Clinical Assessment Centre, Doctors and  Nurses to ensure the smooth running of the service
    • Checking drugs stock
    • Other similar duties.

    Candidates must be flexible and able to travel to the place of work during the evenings and weekends.

    If you have an excellent telephone manner, accurate record keeping, outstanding customer service skills, good IT knowledge and would like to work as part of the team, this job may be for you. 

    Full details are available on the Job Description.

    Benefits of working for us include:

    • 22 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
    • NHS Pension
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • 1 Paid Volunteering day per year
    • Access to a free 24 hour Employee Assistance Programme
    • Discounts at Retailers via Perkbox

    Devon Doctors has been delivering urgent primary care in Devon to an exceptional standard for twenty two years. Our sister companies, Access Health, Somerset OOH and Access Dental also offer a range of dentistry and primary care services across the Peninsula.

    We are committed to being an inclusive employer with a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from people from all backgrounds, cultures and experiences to contribute to the diversity of our organisation.

    To apply for this role, please complete an application form quoting the reference number SOM-0090 send to the HR Dept. on ddooh.hr@nhs.net

    Closing date:                                     29/09/2020

    Interview date:                                TBC

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