4131- RECORDS CLERKS AND ASSISTANTS
RECORDS CLERKS AND ASSISTANTS
Admissions officer,Clerical officer (hospital service),Filing clerk,Records clerk,Ward clerk
Records clerks and assistants maintain and update electronic and/or hard copy documents, correspondence and other records, and organise their storage.
There are no minimum academic requirements, although entrants typically possess GCSEs/S grades or equivalent qualifications. Training is normally provided on-the-job. NVQs/SVQs in Administration at Levels 1 and 2 are available.
Refer The S/NVQ framework for more details
The simplified NS-SEC analytic class for this code is 3
The simplified NS-SEC operational category for this code is 7.1
Refer The National Statistics Socio-economic Classification for more details
- examines and sorts incoming material;
- classifies, files, archives and locates documents and other records;
- copies or duplicates documents or other records;
- performs specialised clerical tasks in connection with conveyancing, litigation and the maintenance of medical records.