Programme Assistant – National Polypharmacy Programme

  • £28,407 to £34,581 a year per annum pro rata 
  • NHS Agenda for Change Band 5
  • Part-time
  • Fixed term contract: 5 months

Health Innovation West of England is leading the national network-wide Polypharmacy Programme, which aims to support local systems and primary care to identify patients at potential risk of harm from medications and support better conversations about medicines by promoting shared decision-making.

We have an exciting opportunity for a proactive and highly organised individual to join us as Programme Assistant.

This is a unique opportunity to work on a network-wide programme, providing programme management support and high-level administration. The role is varied, busy and important as you will positively contribute to the successful overall performance of the Polypharmacy Programme across England.

You will lead on day-to-day tasks and specific identified projects including resource development, data manipulation and reporting, meeting administration, communications and marketing and supporting programme evaluation.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, efficient team player, able to undertake tasks without direct supervision, used to working on their own initiative and able to learn quickly with a positive ‘can do’ attitude.

This is an agile working opportunity in the centre of Bristol with the options of remote, office-based and flexible working.

Find out more and apply online. 

The closing date is Wednesday 8 November 2023.

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