Full-time – 37.5 hours per week
Closing date – Friday 9th August 2019
Hospice of the Valleys is the specialist provider of palliative care services in Blaenau Gwent. Our specialist teams provided support to over 600 patients last year; in their own homes, in our Day Centre, at Outpatient appointments or in hospital. We provide nursing support, respite care, social work and bereavement support, physiotherapy, complementary therapies and welfare rights support to people with life-limiting illnesses across Blaenau Gwent.
We are looking for an experienced administrator to join us in providing efficient, confidential support to our Clinical Teams in the services we provide. Acting as first point of contact for the Hospice, no two days are the same as you provide the highest standard of administrative support to our teams and to our patients and their families and carers.
Working as part of a team, you will be responsible for all aspects of the day to day administration of our Clinical Services, working in a busy office and with shifting priorities and challenging deadlines. Strong empathy and communication skills are essential in this role which includes regular communication with healthcare professionals from both inside and outside the Hospice and with people who may be in distress.
We offer 29 days holiday per year (excluding Bank Holidays – pro-rata for part-time staff), a contributory pension scheme, death in service benefit and a host of policies to ensure our employees are able to maintain a great work-life balance, including an Employee Assistance Programme.
Hospice of the Valleys is an NHS Directions employer – we offer continued membership of the NHS pension scheme for qualifying employees.
We operate according to the NHS Agenda for Change pay scale.
For further information regarding this role, please contact Aimi Healey-Bracher on 01495 717277 or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org
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Please be advised that we reserve the right to close this campaign earlier than the advertised closing date should we receive a large number of applications
Hospice of the Valleys is an NHS Direction Employer and offers continued membership of the NHS Pension scheme for those who qualify.
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