Senior Medical Secretary/ Team Leader - Renal


Posted: 1 week ago

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

£21,892 - £24,157 per annum


Outstanding Hospital

We are the largest and most diverse employer in West Dorset with over 3,000 staff providing an acute hospital service to a population of over 250,000.

Our Mission is to provide outstanding care for people in ways which matter to them and to achieve this we ensure our values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork and Excellence is at the core of everything we do.

We are a Trust that celebrates diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We would welcome applications from people in all under-represented groups.

Oustanding Career




An opportunity has arisen within Renal Department for a highly motivated, experienced Senior Medical Secretary to join their established team.

Reporting to the Business Manager, the post holder will provide a first class secretarial & administrative service for the Renal Consultants, and will be involved with a wide range of duties including clinic typing, telephone enquiries and administration. The post holder will also act as Team Leader to a team of medical secretaries, and will be a good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills, well organised, logical, methodical and able to remain calm when under pressure.

The Renal Department is very busy and the post holder must have the ability to organise and prioritise their workload effectively, and work on their own initiative.

If you are a real ‘team player’ and enjoy a challenge, then this could be the ideal opportunity for you.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Zara Hines Job title: Business Manager Email address: Telephone number: 01305 255506

Additional contact information:

Dumiso Ncube, Service Manager - 01305 25 3489


Please read the job description/person specification carefully to ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience required

The closing date/interview date is subject to amendment; this vacancy may expire at short notice. All correspondence with applicants will be via email. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks please contact us on to find out whether you have been shortlisted

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Job Reference

Reference: 405-20-AC206ACC

Closing Date: 20/08/2020

Interview Date: 08/09/2020

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