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Job Description

Hi all I'm currently recruiting for a telephonist in the NHS based over in the shropshire area. Please apply for more details.

Hours- 37.5
Rate - £10.42 - £11.50 PAYE PER hour (Paid by a DIrect engagment module)
Location - Shropshire

1. To operate a Mitel plus back-up system without supervision.

2. To operate the bleep system, issue and re-programme bleeps in the absence of the Supervisor.

3. To assist with telephone enquiries from members of the Trust, general public, GP's, Hospitals and other organisations.

4. To take part in a rota system, covering 24-hours, 7 days per week.

5. To be knowledgeable and fully competent of answering and following procedures for all emergency telephone calls/alarms, e.g., cardiac arrest, fire, helicopter landing trauma, paediatric emergencies and major incidents.

6. To monitor all audible alarms and in the event of the alarms being activated inform the appropriate staff.

7. Attend mandatory training courses.

8. Issue swipe cards for locums/medical students arriving out of hours and weekends and record.

9. Advise certain discipline who call to Switchboard for collection of keys of their locations, however the Switchboard Operators undertake no responsibility for these keys.

10. Work as a team to ensure the smooth efficient running of the department

11. Staff who are required to work night duty will be responsible for covering the appropriate duties and taking the appropriate action in the smooth running of the hospital's telephone service.

12. To put forward any ideas for improving and developing the service.

13. Any other duties agreed between the post holder and the Manager.

* 250 training allowance
* Excellent pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialist's Non-Medical Non Clinical consultants offering single point of contact
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Nationwide provider of staff to cover over 40 different NHS trust and private organisations
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.
If this role sounds of interest contact or 01772208953