Guys and St Thomas Administration Apprentice

Posted on | Expires on Feb 7, 2019

Employer Name


Guy's and St Thomas Hospital (Hawk Training)

Contract Type


Contract

Industry


Non Construction

Based


London

Salary


£294.43 (paid monthly)

Level


2

Apprenticeship


Business Administration Apprenticeship

Hours


Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 6.00pm (please be aware that some shift work may be required)

Description


Brief overview of the role: to provide an efficient and effective administrative service to designated teams within the Trust Vacancy description • Assist in the provision of an efficient and courteous reception service for the trust • Meet and Greet visitors to the department as required • Communicate effectively and empathetically with patients, relatives and carers face to face and via telephone • Keep patients informed of any expected waiting periods or delays to appointment times • Support the bookings and co-ordinating of patient appointments using IT systems • Provide a range of administrative support functions including filing, photocopying, word processing, data inputting • Collect and distribute post for the department • Obtain clinical and non clinical records • Liaise with other departments and wards within the hospital • Assist with the ordering and maintenance of stock supplies • Duties may include or have an any other reasonable administrative duty as requested.


Eligibility Criteria


Qualifications required • GCSEs Maths and English A-E or equivalent (Level 1, Key Skills or Functional Skills)


Other Information


Guy’s and St Thomas’ is one of the largest hospital trusts in the country, with a staff of almost 12,000, a turnover of over £1 billion and one million patient contacts a year. The Trust comprises two of London’s oldest and best known teaching hospitals. The hospitals have a long history, dating back almost 900 years, and have been at the forefront of medical progress and innovation since they were founded. Both hospitals have built on these traditions and continue to have a reputation for excellence and innovation. We are part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between one of the world’s leading research-led universities and three of London’s most successful NHS Foundation Trusts. Our AHSC is one of only five in the UK. It consists of King’s College London, and Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts. King’s Health Partners includes seven hospitals and over 150 community based services, is responsible for seeing 2 million patients each year, has 25,000 employees and 19,500 students, and a £2 billion annual turnover. It brings together the best of basic and translational research, clinical excellence and world-class teaching to deliver groundbreaking advances in physical and mental healthcare. See www.kingshealthpartners.org


How To Apply


There are two stages to applying for this role. Firstly, to express your interest please upload your CV and covering letter before the deadline. Please note that if candidates are eligible we will send you a link to apply for the role directly with the employer.