Location
Priory Hospital Blandford, Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11 7HX
Priory Group Division
Healthcare
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Part Time
Salary
£9.00 per hour
Hours
8 hrs p/wk (4 hrs Saturday/ 4 hrs Sunday)
Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

 

Job Advert Location Description

Located in Blandford Forum, Dorset, Priory Hospital Blandford is a new service which has opened as a specialist 12 bed Tier 4 CAMHS LD service. The accommodation at Priory Hospital Blandford will provide single en-suite rooms for young people between the ages of 12 -18 who have a Learning Disability and Mental Health diagnosis. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team and lead and develop this new specialist service.

Job Advert Role Description

Main Purpose

Delivers an efficient and high quality front of house and reception service within a Priory unit to assist the well-being and development of patients, students and pupils, as well as relatives, suppliers, staff and any other visitors.

Key Accountabilities

Quality

1. Greets and assists all arrivals promptly at the Priory unit, and ensures that they are treated in a courteous, pleasant and efficient manner, and directed accordingly.

2. Ensures that all telephone calls into main reception / switchboard are dealt with promptly and efficiently within Priory operational standards.

3. Carries out administrative tasks as required.

4. Ensures the appropriate security passes are issued, as well as then directing the visitor to the appropriate areas or individuals within the unit.

5. Ensures the maintenance of the reception and waiting area environments to high standards, ensuring that any housekeeping or maintenance issues are reported to the appropriate teams.

6. If relevant, ensures that patients, pupils & staff are able to purchase sundry items from the reception area – e.g. toiletries, etc.

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description
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