Booking Assistant

Job Description

Full-time

Job description
We Are With You is a national charity helping 130,000 people a year overcome problems with drugs, alcohol and mental health. We work in hundreds of communities and support people to rebuild their lives.

We are extremely proud of the work we do but we know we need to go further.

We have an exciting opportunity for a new Booking Assistant to join the Administration Team within We Are With You’s IAPT-based service. We offer primary care mental health services, and work with people experiencing symptoms of anxiety and depression.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed and professional individual to join our Administration team.

As a Booking Assistant, you will be responsible for contacting service users, taking information over the phone and booking appointments so you will need to have a confident and professional telephone manner. The role will include data entry of service users and appointment details onto our patient management system so you will need to be confident in working with high levels of data and information, and will be committed to the principles and practice of equality for service users and staff.

Full comprehensive training will be provided but a knowledge of computers including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and digital media is desirable.

As part of the wider Administration team you will provide comprehensive and efficient administrative support to our practitioners working throughout the Mental Health Services.

This is a full time, permanent role for 37.5 hours per week.

Interviews will be held remotely on 21 October 2020

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail please contact Seanne Steel, Lead Administrator at seanne.steel@wearewithyou.org.uk

For issues applying for the role please contact workwithus@wearewithyou.org.uk

Benefits of working with us

28 days holiday plus a bank holiday allowance (pro rata for part time staff)
Enhanced employer pension contribution
Life assurance benefit scheme
Flexible working patterns to help with work life balance
Training and development opportunities
24/7 access to employee assistance programme
Cycle to work scheme

Information about us and our recruitment processes

We welcome applications from individuals regardless of their race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, gender, or disability. We actively welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates to ensure we have an inclusive and representational workforce for all our staff and clients.

We are only able to employ people who have the legal right to work in the UK.

We want to safeguard and protect the children, young people and adults we work with. Our rigorous selection process applies to all applicants to support this aim. If you are applying for a role which involves regulated activity you will need to have an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (including Barred Lists) check (if in England) or become a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups scheme (if in Scotland). We will also seek references as part of the selection process for this role, including from your current or most recent employer.

We reserve the right to close vacancies before the specified closing date, should a large number of applications be received. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Booking Assistant
Website Link
wearewithyou.org.uk
  • Date Posted
  • 14 September 2020 1:37 pm
  • Applicants Applied
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  • Location
  • Job Title
  • Booking Assistant
  • Hours
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  • Salary
  • £18,281 Fixed Salary (annually)
  • Experience
  • Bachelor's degree
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