Bereavement Administrator

NHS Professionals
Up to £10,000
19 Nov 2020
24 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Title: Bereavement Administrator

Location/Trust: North Manchester General Hospital

Department: Bereavement Office

Band/Pay rate: £10.09 per hour

Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30am-4.30pm

Placement Ref: 37098

The Role-

Can you bring your excellent administration skills and knowledge to our Bereavement Department?

Would you like to be part of a team that works well together, always there to help each other? Would you like to work in a Trust that recently had good in their CQC report? This location is easily accessible by public transport and has onsite parking.

If you answered yes, The Pennine Acute Hospital Trust would love to hear from you.

We have a temporary placement opportunity available for an Administrator at North Manchester General Hospital. The administrator will be providing the following support to the Bereavement team:

The post holder is responsible for co-ordinating and issuing the Medical Certificate Cause of Death and all associated duties. The post involves considerable contact with relatives and those associated with the deceased patient, Funeral Directors, Medical staff, Coroner's Office, Trust employees and relevant outside agencies. The post holder must work to all Trust Policies, procedures, and legal requirements.

The skills required are

-Good word processing and spreadsheet, knowledge of using databases and ability to communicate by email.

-To be able to priorities and manage own workload effectively.

-Demonstrate good verbal communication skills to liaise with all levels of staff and the general public.

-Full awareness of the importance of exercising confidentiality at all times.

-Able to deal with the general public in a professional manor.

-Able to work within a multidisciplinary team and maintain good working relationships.

-Be able to recognise and act to minimise stressful situations.

-Must have a pleasant and approachable disposition.

-Some flexibility in working times

May be required in order to meet deadlines

North Manchester General Hospital is in Crumpsall in the North of the city and it is easily accessible via both car and public transport. There is onsite parking (fees will apply). It has an onsite restaurant where staff are eligible for a discount. There is also a café where drinks and light snacks are available.

In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: -
  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it - 24/7 365 days
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don't have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.


Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion