Langport Surgery - Lead Receptionist

Up to full time hours (37)

Due to promotion we are looking to recruit a Lead Receptionist to join our friendly and busy team.

Please read the job description on our website for full details of the role requirements before applying.

Essential criteria:

  • Able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills
  • Open, professional and friendly communication style
  • Strict confidentiality
  • Ability to multi-task in a busy environment
  • Flexibility

The actual working pattern is yet to be agreed but we are happy to negotiate between 30 and 37 hours per week. The successful applicant will be required to work Saturdays on a rota basis (approximately 1 in 8) and evenings until 8pm. The usual hours will be a fixed pattern however it is essential that the candidate can provide flexibility to cover sickness and annual leave.

The Practice:

  • Our aim is to provide high quality medicine in a traditional, long established family practice
  • Approximately 12,000 patients covering a wide geographical area
  • 5 GP Partners, Associate GP, 2 Nurse Practitioners, skilled nursing and HCA team
  • Supportive reception, admin, dispensary and management team (approximately 45 staff members)
  • Dispensing Practice with 5 dispensers and 5 dispensary assistants
  • Rural setting in the heart of the Somerset Levels
  • Benefits include: NHS pension, reduced rate gym membership and other retail discounts, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme.

Job Description

Closing Date: Friday 1st March 2019

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to the Practice Manager Mrs. Sarah Poyntz-Wright

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