Leicester 01162 555620
Northampton 01604 642739

Ward Manager Administrator

  • Full Time
  • Leicester
  • Salary: Negotiable Dependent on Experience
  • Reference Number: WM

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Midlands based job agency

Role Purpose:

To provide the Ward Managers in the provision of a comprehensive secretarial and administrative service and to provide cover to the E-Rostering Administrator and Ward Clerks as and when required.

To provide cover and support for other administrative staff in the Unit as required.


Role Context:
Responsible for all aspects of secretarial and administrative support to the Ward Manager team, working to optimum in terms of efficiency.

The post holder will be required to utilise excellent administration, communication and organisational skills with a commitment to accuracy and detail.


Working Practice

• To provide a comprehensive and efficient secretarial service to the Ward Manager Team.
• Manage diary commitments for Ward Managers in the absence.
• Receiving and dealing with telephone messages and taking relevant action.
• Undertaking the organisation, administration and minuting of various meetings and events in relation to Ward Managers.
• To effectively manage existing office and filing systems to a high standard.
• To manage staff and patient files in accordance with the Trust Confidentiality Policy.
• To support the Ward Manager by inputting information as directed to various database, Ward Scorecards and Staff Record systems (ESR).


Administrative and/or secretarial qualification at NVQ Level 3, RSA Level III or equivalent


Knowledge of and experience in a range of secretarial procedures and practices including copy typing, audio typing and minute taking.

Knowledge of and expertise in the operation of a variety of software programmes including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook Email and the internet.


Experience of working in an open office setting.


Has an awareness of Forensic Mental Health Services.


Excellent organisational skills.


Understanding of data protection and maintaining strict confidentiality.


This roles is subject to an enhanced DBS check


Please contact Mel on 0116 2555620


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