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Ward Clerk

Reference

PRI30226

Location

Priory Hospital Hayes Grove, Kent, Prestons Road, Hayes, Bromley, BR2 7AS

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

19500

Hours

37.5

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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.

 

Job Advert Role Description

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and  delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

The Priory Hospital Hayes Grove is an independent 46-bed psychiatric hospital for Working Age Adults (mixed), located in SE London in the quiet village of Hayes, Kent.  We provide care and treatment for patients with a wide range of Mental Health issues both as Inpatients, Daycare and Outpatients.

At Hayes Grove, our private ‘Lower Court’ specialises in treating general psychiatric conditions, and supports patients on our 28-day Inpatient Addiction Treatment Programme (drug, alcohol and other addictions).  We also have a specialist, 20-bed NHS England-funded Eating Disorder Unit. as well as the 9-bedded Keston Unit, a specialist NHS-funded Asperger’s ward.

The Hospital is situated in a leafy setting, with excellent public transport links to central London, Croydon and the surrounding Borough of Bromley areas. Free car parking is available in the immediate vicinity of the hospital.

We welcome informal enquiries by phone or in person if you would like to come and visit before applying for a role.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual for the position of Ward Clerk to provide efficient and effective administrative support across two ward areas. The successful candidate will be a team player with the ability to maintain and develop effective administration systems to assist with the smooth running of the ward areas.

 

Working alongside the multidisciplinary team, duties will include supporting the clinical teams in the maintenance of patient records, coordination of administrative processes and the organisation of clinical meetings.

 

For this post you will require:

•           good IT skills, including excel

•           the ability to prioritise a demanding workload

•           good organisational and communication skills

•           excellent telephone manner

•           effective time management

•           good interpersonal skills

 

The Priory Hayes Grove offers a range of benefits including 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, your Birthday as an extra days annual leave, company pension scheme, online benefits and cashback rewards and subsidised meals.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the enhanced level from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information can be obtained form www.homeoffice.gov.uk/dbs       

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We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways:

https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/

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.

Closing Date

30/08/2019