Social Work Secretary

  • Location
    Bury, Manchester
  • Salary
    £10.40/Hourly
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Consultancy
  • External Reference
    JN-012022-229462
  • Category
    Medical & Health - Medical Secretary

To provide a comprehensive and confidential secretarial service to a team of professional staff within the Adult Forensic Service


To be responsible for managing senior staff's time in terms of planning and organising their day to day activities.


 To be pro-active and ensure all information required by the team is readily available as and when needed.


 To work with the team on project work, providing an administrative service to include the co-ordination, planning and organising of tasks, and action where appropriate.


 To provide a full range of secretarial and administration duties:


 Audio and copy typing using word processing


packages, including correspondence, reports, letters etc.


 Filing and retrieval of information and correspondence


 Maintain appointment diaries and arrange visits, courses, conferences meetings as required.


 Opening, stamping and distribution of mail.


 Routine clerical duties which include archiving, scanning, filing, photocopying, disposing of confidential information.


 Input various data onto a computerised patient information system and provide reports as required.


 To develop and maintain office systems including filing system, priority work trays, brought forward file, message taking and postal arrangements.


 To service meetings and circulate papers upon request of the team.


 To take telephone calls for the team upon request and action enquiries as appropriate.


 To ensure that all work is completed to agreed deadlines by using effective time management systems.


 To assist with the requisitioning and maintenance of stationery and office equipment supplies for the Department in line with Trust ordering arrangements.


 As part of the A & C team, attend regular staff meetings and work in compliance with A & C local and Trust standards.


 To be responsible for setting up and maintaining files in good, consistent order in line with the Paper light Agenda.


 To report and progress chase requests to Facilities and Computer Services for repairs/maintenance and new works.


 Record attendance for payroll purposes onto SMART system, and deal with associated queries.

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