Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for a Ward Clerk is £18,083
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Ward Clerks?
An entry-level Ward Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £17,925 based on 14 salaries. An early career Ward Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £17,845 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Ward …Read more
What Do Ward Clerks Do?
Ward clerks are responsible for a variety of clerical and administrative duties related to patient care in a clinic or hospital ward. Tasks performed by the ward clerk include greeting patients, answering phone calls, handling general inquiries, gathering test results and other lab reports, and directing results and reports to the appropriate medical staff member. Ward clerks also retrieve medication and distribute it to the proper caregivers, and they may retrieve blood products or equipment …Read more
- Transcribe and enter orders and notes for hospital staff.
- Monitor and interpret live patient data, identifying problems.
- Provide clerical support, including giving patients documentation and instructional materials.