Croydon, Greater London

£26,362.80 - £30,547.14 per year

Permanent, Full-time

About the organisation

Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) is the independent UK wide charity for patient safety and justice, established over 30 years ago. AvMA ... Read more

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity for somebody to join an organisation committed to improving patient safety, which provides free advice and information to members of the public who have suffered injury as a result of negligence or substandard medical treatment, and which works closely with lawyers specialising in this area.

We are looking for someone with an administrative and IT background and practical experience in an office environment to join a dynamic team and supporting the key work that AvMA does.

Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) is the UK charity for Patient Safety & Justice

We provide free independent advice and support to people affected by medical accidents (lapses in patient safety) through our specialist helpline, written casework and inquest support services. We also work in partnership with health professionals, the NHS, government departments, lawyers and, most of all patients, to improve patient safety and justice.

The Post

You will be an innovative and experienced individual, a self starter who is keen to use your initiative to improve existing processes and work.This is a varied and demanding role which would suit someone with an administrative or IT background. Further details can be found in the job description & person specification. 

General Information

AvMA is based in central Croydon, in our own modern office building close to numerous shops & eating places. East and West Croydon stations are 10-15 minutes’ walk away and provide easy access to London & the South East.

AvMA values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates from all sections of society.

Interviews will be held on Monday 5th August.

Please note we do not accept CVs or Covering letters - please download and complete an application form