Patch Administrator - RCN00538

Administration | RCN Nottingham Office | £22,824

Contract type: Maternity Cover

At the Royal College of Nursing we're an optimistic organisation. And we've got good reason to be. We all share the same voice when it comes to changing the shape of the health policies of the future. And as the largest trade union of nursing staff and students in the UK - with around 435,000 members - all we can see are the infinite possibilities for a brighter future. Join us and you will too.

We're number 15 in The Sunday Times 100 Best Not for Profit Organisations to work for, with Two Star Best Companies Accreditation for 2017 and are accredited with Investors in People Gold Standard.

Patch Administrator

Nottingham. 35 hours per week, Maternity leave cover until 31 November 2018.

As a Patch Administrator you'll use your positive attitude, your knowledge of great customer service and advances secretarial skills to deliver service to our members, representatives and staff.

It's a job full of possibilities as you could get involved in anything from diary management to arranging and attending regional events to uploading documents onto our systems. We'll look to you to arrange travel, produce documents and reports, prioritise appointments and liaise with our members, representatives and teams. It's a great way to build your knowledge of our work and develop your potential.

As a Patch Administrator your will work as part of a team with a flexible approach to managing workload and pressures.

You will influence critical decisions about office procedures and ways of working.

Taking care of our members will be your primary role, but you'll also see the possibilities that new members can bring. A key part of what you do will be to suggest innovative approaches to grow our membership.

We expect you to look after our members, and we expect you to be rewarded for it. As well as a whole range of learning and development opportunities. We have a highly competitive pay structure, as well as flexible working, and annual leave of up to 32 days

Balancing work and life commitments is important to us as an organisation. We are a diverse organisation and understand everyone has different needs. All employees can ask for flexible working and when personal circumstances change we will work with you to find a smarter working solution that suits everyone. In fact, many of our employees enjoy, flexible working or compressed hours, enabling them to deliver results with minimum impact to their professional and personal commitments.

As well as exceptional customer service, to join us you'll need an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel along with excellent secretarial skills.

Whatever your background, you'll be efficient, accurate and show a real customer focus in all you do.

To succeed at the Royal College of Nursing all you need to do is think bigger, better and brighter. And with an attitude like that, anything's possible.

For more information or for an informal discussion about the role please contact Linda Stredder on 0115 850 7621.

For more information on the Recruitment & Selection process, please contact

Closing Date: 27 September 2017

Assessment Centre & Interview Date: 10 October 2017

Interview date: 2017-10-10

Contracted hours: 35

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