Emergency Call Handler

Emergency Call Handler
  • £10 - £15 per Hour
    HOUR
  • Temporary
  • Exeter, Devon, England ex27hy Exeter Devon ex2 7hy
Job Ref: 174335
Sector: Customer Service
Date Added: 16 July 2021

Tate are proud to be working in partnership with NHS organisations in Exeter to recruit multiple Call Assistant roles during a busy period.This is a newly created role to assist the team in the contact centre and deal with the increased call volumes due to the current pandemic.We are looking for people with a strong customer service background that could be demonstrated across a variety of different careers, not just people with call centre experience.Job Role:To be the first point of contact within the Emergency Operations Centre and triage calls for the emergency team.Please Note - This role is working on a 24 hour rota including weekends, night shifts and bank holidays.Main Duties and Responsibilities:* To efficiently prioritise emergency, urgent and routine calls using a computer aided triage and dispatch system within the Trust's criteria based dispatching procedures to facilitate the appropriate and timely dispatch of resources.* Liaise with the police, fire service and ambulance personnel to ensure the safety of staff and members of the public at the scene of an incident.* To assist the passing of messages to facilitate ambulance response to the procedural standard set.* Maintain patient and Trust confidentiality in line with the Data Protection Act, the Trust's Code of Ethics and Confidentiality policy.* To operate telephony equipment specific to role, fax, radio and other communications equipment as required and in accordance with Trust Service Orders and procedures.* To assist in all aspects of processing and liaising with Non-Emergency Patient Transport Services.* To undertake general clerical duties including the receipt and documentation of telephone calls.* To deliver excellent levels of customer service at all times.These roles are to start in July and August 2021 for a period of 3 months.An Enhanced DBS Certificate will need to be obtained for this role.

For more information please call the team on 01392 432 861

Please be aware this advert will remain open until the vacancy has been filled. Interviews will take place throughout this period, therefore we encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.

Tate is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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15/08/2021 15:10:15
GBP 10.00 15.00 Hour
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