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Ward Clerk

Reference

PRI62046

Location

Priory Hospital Middleton St George, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 1TS

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£18,575.94 (£9.50 per hour)

Hours

37.5

Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital Middleton St George is located close to Darlington, County Durham and provides individualised treatment and care for people with mental health needs of adult working age and who present with complex and challenging behaviours, in a safe and supportive environment. Our comprehensive integrated services offer complete care pathways allowing service users to transfer effortlessly between the most appropriate care, meeting individual needs enabling recovery and re-engagement within the community and maximising life opportunities.

 

Our multi-disciplinary teams work collaboratively with up to 101 male and female service users and their commissioners, across 7 wards and a step down community facility in Darlington town centre.  We deliver acute care, psychiatric intensive care (PICU) services, and a recovery and rehabilitation environment which includes a specialist female Personality Disorder service.  Our focus is on the delivery of excellent care, empowering service users to progress towards the least restrictive setting and towards independence.

Job Advert Role Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at The Priory Hospital Middleton St George as a Ward Clerk.  You will be working with the Admissions Manager.

 

The successful candidate will work as part of the Administration Team to provide a user-friendly service for the benefit of clients, staff and patients ensuring a smooth flow of Reception/Administration services.

 

Applicants should have a general knowledge of word processing, working with spread sheets, database and computer input; Microsoft applications; reception telephone systems; email and photocopying machines.

 

As an integral part of the team, the successful applicant will be enthusiastic, flexible and able to use their initiative.  You will be committed to a client centred approach, team working and the continuing development of the service. The successful applicant will be required to work Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.

 

What we’d like to give you:

•           A competitive salary

•           Disclosure check cost coverage

•           Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•           25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

•           Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra day’s annual leave

•           Free on-site parking

•           Access to our on-site gymnasium

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           Cycle to work scheme

•         Free meal whilst on duty

•           SMART Pension option

 

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the required level from the Disclosure & Barring Service. 

 

Visit our website www.priorygroup.com to apply or call Suzanne Barbour, Admissions Manager, on 01325 333192 to discuss this exciting opportunity further.

Division DBS info

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.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application.  Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 

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

Closing Date

31/05/2022