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Medical Secretary Supervisor
Band 4 - Pay £22,152 - £24,258
Duration - permanent
Department - REAS
Location - Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Duties & Responsibilities:An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and conscientious Medical Secretary Supervisor to provide comprehensive secretarial and admin support whilst supervising a small team of medical secretaries / reception team within the Royal Edinburgh Hospital. This is an extremely busy department with a high volume of workload. Applicants should have previous experience in supervising or managing staff. Have excellent secretarial and advanced/accurate keyboard skill. Strong organisational and planning skills with excellent communication and time management skills. Candidates should also have experience of audio and copy typing.
Essential -Have a friendly manner with good interpersonal skills, be motivated to achieve results, have the ability to develop strong working relationships across multi-disciplinary teams, have a positive attitude to change. Have the ability to prioritise workload, manage competing demands and use own initiative. Have the ability to work autonomously with minimum supervision, appreciates the values and benefits of the team, be organised and adaptable. Must have experience in audio & copy typing, excellent keyboard skills, excellent oral and written communication skills including minute taking, self motivated person with good time management and organisational skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office packages, experience of supervising/managing staff.
Desirable - Training in the TrakCare Patient management system, Medical Terminology
Further Information: REAS provides a range of Mental Health services to the population of Lothian and other Boards within Scotland. A number of these services are provided on the Royal Edinburgh Hospital (REH) site.
For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact Lee Clark REAS Administration Manager, TelEmail: .
This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post.