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Best practice diabetes service coordinator

Band 4

Main area
Child health
Band 4
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Southampton General Hospital
£19,409 - £22,683 pa
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The Child Health Care Group is looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and reliable individual to join the team in the role of best practice tariff diabetes coordinator. You will also be responsible for managing a small team of endocrine secretaries as part of this role.  This is a full time, 37.5 hour per week role based in the Child Health department at Southampton General Hospital.

You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth coordination of the paediatric diabetes service.  This will include updating the diabetes service database (Access) and submitting essential data on to the national paediatric diabetes audit and on BPT compliance.


Alongside this you will support the patient journey by ensuring that co-ordinated and streamlined administrative processes revolve around the patient and their individual needs.

You should have experience of working as a medical or patient services secretary linked to a clinical service, or in a customer focused environment, and have knowledge of medical terminology and database skills or experience, training will be provided to the right candidate.


We are looking for individuals with excellent communication skills as well as the ability to work well under pressure and prioritise a demanding workload. You will work well as part of a team and have a desire to provide a first class service for patients and clinical teams.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Samantha Carter  via samantha.carter@uhs.nhs.uk or Georgette.wade@uhs.nhs.uk  023 8120 4804

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