Relief Patient Care Coordinator

  • Job Type Temporary (12 months)
  • Working Pattern 22.5 hours a week
  • Salary £9.49 per hour plus unsociable shift uplifts. 30-60% for evenings, weekends, bank holidays and overnights
  • Location Shrewsbury
  • Closing Date 18/06/2021
  • Interview Date TBC
  • Contact Sue James / Spencer Dunham
  • Email
  • Telephone 01743 454900

We are currently looking to recruit a talented and team spirited Relief Call Handler working within the Care Co-ordination Centre. 

This is a 22.5 hours per week contract, covering holidays and sickness over seven days a week including weekends,  which will include a mix of daytime, evening, some overnights  and Bank Holidays. You will receive a 30% uplift for evenings after 8pm and overnight until 6am including Saturdays and 60% uplift for Sunday shifts.  You will be given 7-14 days advanced notice regarding shifts, more where possible.

As part of the Care Co-ordination centre, you will be supporting a clinically led team whose main role is to coordinate and facilitate the care of patients being admitted to hospital from their GP surgeries. You will also act as a single point of contact for GP’s accessing emergency secondary care.

You will be expected to deliver an administration service with the highest of standards ensuring that a quality service is delivered to the business.

You must have a standard of education comparable to five GCSE’s or equivalent grade A-C or 4 - 9 including Maths and English, ECDL or equivalent experience, have an excellent telephone manner, be computer literate and dedicated to providing the very best patient experience. Previous call handling experience or customer service experience an advantage.

Full training will be given upon any offer of employment.

We offer competitive rates of pay with unsocial payments along with NHS Pension & Healthcare Benefits Scheme together with a range of other discounted benefits.

For an informal discussion with regards to this position please contact Sue James Call Centre Manager or Spencer Dunham ACC Manager on 01743 454901.

** We reserve the right to close the vacancy earlier due to the number of applications received

Problems applying?

If you have any problems applying online or downloading our application form please contact us on applications@shropdoc.nhs.uk or 01743 454900.

Now what?

Application Forms can either be printed off and sent to Shropdoc, Unit A, 3 Longbow Close, Shrewsbury, SY1 3GZ or Completed electronically and returned to applications@shropdoc.nhs.uk

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