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Ward Clerk




The Priory Hospital Enfield, 15 Church Street, Edmonton, London, N9 9DY

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





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Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

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Priory Hospital Enfield is a 53 bed hospital in the Borough of Enfield and is situated with very good transport links. The site provides services in both a forensic setting (male medium secure & low secure) and acute services (mixed sex). The hospital can cater for up to 53 patients at one time across the four wards, and the responsibility for staffing the hospital is of vital importance.

Benefits of working on site includes free and secure parking, excellent transport links to Central London (via the Overground which is one minute walk from the site) as well excellent links to the M25 via the A10. Free meals are provided to all staff and you will be entitled to the Priory’s excellent benefits package.

We are looking to recruit an Administrator to work flexible, full time hours Monday to Friday. You be working very closely with the Mental Health Act Administrator, clinical and medical team to provide an efficient and professional administrative and secretarial support.

It is important that you work well in a team and you are able to prioritize your work load, including being able to recognize the level of importance of particular enquiries.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in an administrative position and excellent written and verbal communication skills; with the role involving liaising with a number of stakeholders including colleagues, clinical staff and service users and their relatives. They will also need to be competent in using Microsoft Office software, with knowledge of Excel being an advantage, and have the ability to work under pressure.

The ward clerk will be responsible for managing the day to day administrative tasks of the wards such as diary management and meeting books whilst also ensuring all patient records and information is managed and maintained both electronically and in paper files. Ward Clerks will also be responsible for providing cross cover for other administrative departments.

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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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