Freedom from Torture
Greater Manchester
Starting at £22,365 pro rata pa (actual salary £15,655 per annum) with opportunity to progress
Permanent, Part-time, 24.5 hours per week
Job description

Clinical Administrator


Contract: Permanent, Part-time
Hours: 24.5 per week
Location: Manchester
Salary: £22,365 - £25,943 pro rata per annum. Please note that the starting salary is £22,365 pro rata per annum (actual salary £15,655 per annum) with an opportunity to progress up the scale over time.
Closing date: 07/11/21
Expected date of interviews: 11/11/21

Are you passionate about standing up for human rights alongside torture survivors? Would you like to work with a charity that brings people power, creativity and technology together to change the world?

Freedom from Torture is looking for a Clinical Services Administrator to join our team in the North West. This is an exciting chance to join us as we place survivor empowerment and movement building at the heart of our next four year strategy.

About the role

You will provide administrative support to the North West Clinical Service, which provides assessment and treatment to individuals, young people, children and families who have survived torture. You will be part of a small team of Clinical Administrators who ensure consistency and continuity of administrative support to the Clinical Service at all times. The administrative team support all clinical services within the NW centre including the referral intake panel, Adult and CYPF (Children, Young People and Families) Therapy teams, Pain management service, Care coordination service and interpreter bookings process.

About you
• You must have experience of working with administrative systems and Microsoft Office applications.
• It’s essential that your administrative experience was gained within a mental health and/or clinical setting.
• A key part of your role will require you to show support to colleagues and keep others informed of issues that affect them.
• To be successful in this role you must have the ability to plan and prioritise your own workload, and devise and implement simple systems and administrative procedures.
• You must recognise and value diversity and be willing and able to work effectively in a multi-cultural and linguistically diverse environment.

In return, we offer a competitive package, with a generous 30-day annual leave entitlement, and 6% employer pension contribution.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification, please click the link provided. 

About Freedom from Torture
Freedom from Torture is dedicated to healing and protecting people who have survived torture. We provide therapies to improve physical and mental health, we medically document torture, and we provide legal and welfare help. We expose torture globally, we fight to hold torturing states to account and we campaign for fairer treatment of torture survivors in the UK.

We campaign for positive change, using evidence from our services and survivor voices to protect and promote survivors' rights and hold torturing states to account. We are proud to play a significant role in the global anti-torture movement. Survivors, active and empowered, are at the centre of all of our work.

Freedom from Torture is committed to its responsibilities under safeguarding, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure, as well as a need for full employment history and up to date employment references.

Freedom from Torture is an equal opportunity employer. People from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQIA+ individuals and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications.

No agencies please

Posted on: 08 October 2021
Closed date: 07 November 2021
Tags: Admin, Social Care/Development