Business Support Assistant

NHS AfC: Band 4

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NHS AfC: Band 4
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Quarry House
£19,409 - £22,683 per annum
30/05/2018 23:59

NHS England leads the NHS in England, setting the priorities and direction of the NHS and informing the national debate to improve health and care.

We want everyone to have greater control of their health and wellbeing, and to be supported to live longer, healthier lives by high quality health and care services that are compassionate, inclusive and constantly-improving.

NHS England shares out more than £100 billion in funds and holds organisations to account for their spending. Our work involves the commissioning of health care services in England, commissioning the contracts for GPs, pharmacists, and dentists and we support local health services that are led by groups of GPs called Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). We have devised and are delivering a strategic vision for the NHS, along with our partners in health, called the Five Year Forward View. This vision shows that we are getting serious about prevention, identifying and delivering improvements in health care, redesigning the NHS so it continues to meet the needs of patients, ensuring the NHS is financially sustainable and engaging the public in this whole process.

We strongly believe in health and high quality care for all, now and for future generations.

Please note, if the advertised role is based in London on an Agenda for Change Pay Band, it will attract a High Cost Area Supplement. If this post is an Executive or Senior Manager (ESM) role or Medical Leader position this supplement is not applicable. If you are taking up this post on a part time basis, your salary and any allowances will be adjusted pro rata.

We will not accept applications for this position by CV or via recruitment agencies.

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We are seeking an enthusiastic and flexible Business Support Assistant to join NHS England’s North Regional team. The post holder will divide their time between two teams to deliver an effective support service to managers and staff from the Finance Team and the Intervention & Support Team (the latter provides flexible resource to regional priority programmes). This is an excellent opportunity to join two friendly and high-performing teams.

The post holder will provide professional and efficient administrative and business services, including for example: organising meetings; the preparation of agendas and minutes and taking appropriate follow-up action as required; supporting the management of projects; gathering information and undertaking enquires for the two teams.

Successful candidates will be expected to cover for colleagues as appropriate and work as part of cross directorate teams to deliver successful outcomes.

For further details about this role please download the Job Description and Person Specification.

The post is offered on a permanent basis and will be based in Quarry House, Leeds. For informal enquiries about this role please contact Amy Lamb

Interviews are currently scheduled for the week beginning 4th June 2018.

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