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Business Support Assistant

NHS AfC: Band 4

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NHS AfC: Band 4
Secondment for 3 months
Full time 37.5 hours per week
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Preston Business Centre
£20,150 - £23,363 per annum
23/10/2018 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 strongly believe in health and high quality care for all, now and for future generations and 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, and we support local health services that are led by 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.

If the advertised role is based in London on an Agenda for Change Pay Band, it will attract a High Cost Area supplement. This supplement is not applicable to Executive or Senior Manager or Medical Leader positions. For positions offered on a part time basis, 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, well-motivated individual to join the NHS England – Lancashire and South Cumbria Primary Care Team as a Business Support Assistant. The successful individual will play a key role in supporting the work of the Team.

The post holder will act as the first point of contact for the team allocating enquiries to the appropriate member of the team. They will need to provide high quality administrative and secretarial support, organising meetings both internally and externally. The role will include inputting data required for projects within the team. They will work with the team to collect information for performance reporting on relevant team projects.

In addition the post holder will be required to develop and maintain constructive relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders including Clinical Commissioning Groups.

The post holder will need to be organised, with the ability to prioritise and manage their own workload and work effectively as part of a team. Previous administration experience is important and accuracy and attention to detail is essential.

The position is full time for 3 months as a secondment with a view to extend till March 2019.

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For an informal discussion, please contact Yaseen Balamiya  ( on 0113 825 3563