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Recruitment Officer

Band 4

Main area
Human Resources, Recruitment
Band 4
37.5 hour per week
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Human Resources, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Kingston Upon Thames
£23,809 to £27,022 pa. inclusive of HCAS
22/11/2018 23:59

Kingston Hospital First Acute Trust in London to be rated Outstanding by CQC for Overall Quality and Leadership

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a district general hospital situated in a beautiful and remarkable part of the country – close to London yet surrounded by royal parks, historic buildings and the River Thames. We are located on a single site in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey and run a number of outpatient clinics in neighbouring areas including Raynes Park Health Centre and Teddington Memorial Hospital.

We employ 3,000 staff who proudly and efficiently support over 350,000 people locally through a full range of diagnostic and treatment services and we have a national reputation for innovative developments in healthcare, particularly in 'patient-focused' care, day surgery and maternity services.

The South West London Collaborative Bank

Kingston Hospital are a part of the local South West London Collaborative and offer competitive bank rates to work across the three NHS trusts: St Georges, Kingston Hospital and Epsom & St Helier. Our Smart App booking system makes life easier for flexible working!

Health and Wellbeing & Staff Benefits

The Trust understands that benefits go beyond just financial rewards and offers a wide range of benefits that recognise staff contribution, provide opportunities for career development and offer initiatives to promote a healthy work life balance

Trust Values

Caring – Design and deliver care around each individual patient’s needs and wants. - Safe – Make the safety of patients and staff our prime concern as safety comes first - Responsible – All staff take responsibility for the hospital, its services and reputation - Value Each Other – Value each other’s contribution.

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The Kingston NHS Foundation Trust is looking to recruit an outstanding individual to join our busy HR Recruitment Workforce team, providing a high quality, responsive, streamlined, end-to-end workforce recruitment service, managing processes from vacancy control, through to commencement of employment.

The trust employs around 3000 staff, you will be responsible for your own division, either focusing on general recruitment as well as trust doctors recruitment but assisting with other recruitment related activity.

Duties will include (but are not limited to): Recruitment, Selection, Pre-employment Checks & Staff Appointment (using ESR and TRAC) Records Management (HR System/Personnel Files/Local Drive) Human Resource Information System (ESR). This will require the deployment of excellent administrative, organisational and communication skills, knowledge of word-processing and other computerised systems, including databases and spreadsheets.

The post is based at our HR offices in Kingston; all our staff is based on-site, so there will be no travelling involved to other sites. The Kingston NHS Foundation Trust is a high performing Trust with some of the best clinical outcomes in the country.

We also offer the following benefits (subject to eligibility criteria): accommodation, nurseries and childcare vouchers, salary sacrifice schemes – cycle to work/car loan, many high street shop discounts. Our hospital is located close to many attractions with easy and fast transport links from London. The hospital is a short-walk from Norbiton Train station.

Can you provide an example in no more than 250 words when you have delivered excellent customer service? (ideally in a Recruitment setting, what did you do & how did you do it?) Please send this to: with your application number clearly labelled in the subject.

We welcome your application and Good luck!

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Applicant requirements

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Saf Angelo, Recruitment Manager on T: 020 8973 5367 or

If you have problems applying, contact

020 89735369
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