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Medical Secretary




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£19,909 per annum


37.5 hrs p/wk

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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.


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Priory Group is the UK’S leading independent provider of mental health care and education services.  We have an outstanding reputation both for the service we deliver and for the investment we make in our people and in our environment.

The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal is a specialist provider of complex mental health services, providing clinical excellence in our eating disorders, adolescent, rehabilitation and PICU services.

Job Advert Role Description

Working within our Business Support Services job family the successful candidate will ensure business processes are effectively and efficiently managed to support the delivery of a quality care service to our stakeholders.


With 2 years previous administrative experience ideally within a clinical environment with good diary management and interpersonal skills. You will provide an efficient, professional and effective secretarial support service with a 'can-do' attitude. This will involve typing, audio-typing, diary management, the production of documents and/or reporting materials, handling telephone enquiries, filing, updating systems and databases as required. Providing comprehensive administrative support on varied tasks to assist senior managers and/or departments.


Educated to GCSE (Grades A-C) or equivalent standard. Excellent keyboard skills and an intermediate level of proficiency for the standard range of computer office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.  An understanding of mental health/ medical terminology is desirable.


The post holder will have the ability to organise and prioritise their own work within established procedures.  Work well as an individual and fit into a team when required.  Excellent communication skills with a friendly and helpful nature but able to demonstrate tenacity when completing a task.


Benefits include Annual leave entitlement of 33 days (includes 8 bank/public holidays), with additional leave for long service, a contributory pension.


Internal candidates please complete the internal application form and ensure it is signed by your current line manager.

External Candidates apply

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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.


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.

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