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Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)
Admin Assistant / Receptionist Band 2
Permanent (37.5 hours per week)
9am-5pm Monday to Friday
CAMHS West Lothian Team OPD 5, St Johns Hospital, Livingston
A vacancy has arisen for a permanent Band 2 Admin Assistant / Receptionist at CAMHS, NHS Lothian.
We are looking for an individual who is motivated, enthusiastic with the ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines. Excellent organisational skills are required.
You will support the generic functions and duties of the wider administrative team providing a high quality secretary/administration service to patients/families and the multidisciplinary sector team and other users of the Service.
You will be expected to communicate effectively with patients/families, clinicians, professionals and other administration staff.
It is desirable that applicants possess secretarial/administration experience within NHS or a similar environment. You will have the ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.
The post will be based at CAMHS West Lothian, OPD 5 St. Johns Hospital, Howden Road West, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 6PP.
Informal enquiries to:
Zoe Sharp, CAMHS Directorate Assistant
Tel: 07890 023 619
Brian Campbell, CAMHS Directorate Assistant
Tel : 07776 170983
**Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the vacancy early once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage**
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.