Assistant Practice Manager (maternity leave), Brookmill Medical Centre, Wigan

The postholder will work as part of a wider management team comprising the Practice Manager, Office Manager and Senior Administrator, (there will also be opportunity to spend time with the member of staff the cover is being provided for to ensure a smooth handover).
We are looking for someone with strong organisational skills, who is compassionate and confident with excellent communication and IT expertise, and the ability to support our staff and partners in the running of the day to day functions of a busy practice. Ideally you will have experience in working in General Practice at a supervisory / management level, but other NHS experience would also be considered for the right candidate.

The role of Assistant Practice Manager requires a self-motivated, disciplined individual to take ownership of the efficient day to day running of the practice, supporting the Practice Manager and working as a key member of the Management Team.
The postholder will offer strong leadership with business, financial and people skills to continue to drive the practice forward by identifying, and acting on, practice and business opportunities.
Main responsibilities of the Assistant Practice Manager Role;
 To take responsibility for the management of the administration staff
 To ensure all financial claims you are responsible for are made in an effective and efficient manner
 To maintain Clinical Services
 To ensure effective administration support
 To manage all aspects of patient information
 To provide appropriate assistance to the Practice Manager in all day-to-day activities and duties.

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For more information about this job vacancy please contact Sahra Kay, Practice Manager, Brookmill Medical Centre,, 01942 681880.

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Brookmill Medical Centre, College Street, Leigh, Wigan, WN7 2RB (view map). For more information about the practice please visit

Closing date: 02/07/2023Job reference: APM Mat LeaveJob type: Fixed termStaff group: Administrative and ClericalJob location: WiganEmployer: Brookmill Medical CentreSalary: £28,407.00-£35,392.00 per yearOther pay band: Other