Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Assistant Secretary/Audio Typist

Band 3

Main area
Craniofacial Unit
Band 3
22.5 hours per week
Job ref
John Radcliffe Hospital
£16,968 to £19,852 per annum pro rata
24/01/2018 23:59

The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

Many of our recruitment programmes use values-based interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significance difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit  http://www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values/default.aspx


Assistant Secretary/Audio Typist

22.5 hours per week

£16,968 to £19,852 per annum pro-rata depending on experience


The Craniofacial Unit, based in the West Wing at the John Radcliffe Hospital, seeks an Assistant Secretary/Audio Typist with extensive experience who is a highly organized and enthusiastic person, sensitive to the needs of others.


You will provide and take full responsibility for a complete audio-typing service for the craniofacial unit.  You will be a valued member of the craniofacial team but must be able to work independently and prioritize your own workload.  Excellent typing skills to RSA II standard or equivalent and the ability to rapidly produce typed letters of exceptional quality are required.  You will need to be competent in Microsoft Office applications and possess a good working knowledge of generic medical terminology.


This is a varied, busy and interesting position in a small and friendly team-environment, within a highly organized and efficient department.

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