• Operational Assistant (OPS-0169)

    We are looking to recruit an Operational Assistant to work out of our Derriford Treatment Centre.

    Over a three week rolling rota the successful candidate will be contracted to work 20.75 hours and cover both evenings and weekends. There will be opportunities to pick up extra sessions during weekday evenings and weekends (at appropriate role / shift pay rates) to cover for annual leave and sickness. This position attracts a rate of £8.82 per hour.

    The interview process will include an evaluation of keyboard and communication skills plus an assessment of the candidates’ geographical knowledge of Devon and decision making skills.

    The non-clinical role requires you to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team speaking to patients, carers and healthcare professionals who require urgent healthcare advice and support during the out of hours period. Role involves:

    • Administration / receptionist-type duties, such as booking patients in on the computer system
    • Liaising with our Clinical Assessment Centre, Doctors and Nurses to ensure the smooth running of the service
    • Driving company vehicles to transport GPs and equipment to patients' homes
    • Checking drugs stock
    • Other similar duties. 

    You are required to have excellent logistical and organisational skills in order to ensure the co-ordination of workload within the Locality. The interview process will include an evaluation of keyboard and communication skills plus an assessment of the candidate’s geographical knowledge of Devon. 

    Candidates must be flexible and able to travel to the place of work during the evenings and weekends.

    Benefits of working for us include:

    • 22 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
    • NHS Pension
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • 1 Paid Volunteering day per year
    • Perkbox

    Devon Doctors has been delivering urgent primary care in Devon to an exceptional standard for twenty two years. Our sister companies, Access Health, Access Dental also offer a range of dentistry and primary care services across the Peninsula.

    We are committed to being an inclusive employer with a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from people from all backgrounds, cultures and experiences to contribute to the diversity of our organisation.

    To apply for this role, please complete an application form, quoting reference number OPS-0169 and send to ddooh.hr@nhs.net or Unit 10 Manaton Court, Manaton Close, Matford, Exeter, EX2 8PF. Telephone Number: 01392 823156.

    Closing date:   30th June 2019

    Interview date: TBC

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    Devon Doctors Ltd and its subsidiaries Access Health and Access Dental are social enterprises. We exist to benefit the communities we serve. We’re run by healthcare professionals, owned by GP practices, and don’t have any stakeholders. Any profits we might make are used to improve our services.

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