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Our Milton Keynes surgery is looking for a part time Receptionist on a temporary to permanent basis.
Joining their friendly reception team, you will be responsible for providing a high standard of face to face support to patients, staff and visitors at all times whilst maintaining confidentiality.
Position: Receptionist (30.5)
Hours: Monday 8am to 2pm, Tuesday 1.30pm to 6.30pm, Wednesday 8am to 1pm,
Thursday 7am to 1pm and Friday 8am to 12pm & 2pm to 6.30pm
Salary: £8.15 per hour
The job will involve...
- Booking appointments for patients with the required professional
- Supporting colleagues to maintain an efficient and friendly team atmosphere
- Dealing with general enquiries from patients and visitors in a helpful and efficient manner
- Greeting patients, doctors and visitors at Reception in a polite and friendly manner
- Answering the telephone promptly and courteously
- Making appointments using the computerised appointments system
- Assisting patients to complete new registration forms
- Assisting with any other administration required
- Administering the procedure for repeat prescriptions.
The Person will...
- Have previous experience within the NHS or medical field (desirable)
- Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- Have the ability to problem solve
- Have the ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment
- Have a keen eye for detail
- Be able to work to strict deadlines but also have a flexible approach to their work
- Be a strong administrator
- Be competent in the use of Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.
Please note that at times due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond to each person individually. If you do not hear from us within 7 days we're sorry you have not been successful this time. Please do not let this stop you applying for other positions you may be suitable for. Good Luck!
1st Choice Staff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and acts as both an Employment Agency & Business.
Registered Office: 8 St Loyes Street Bedford MK40 1EP
Co Registration No: 07972006
VAT Registration No: 476186512
Bedford (Head Office) - Tel: 01234 210025 Milton Keynes - Tel: 01908 695599 Biggleswade - Tel: 01767 316767 Huntingdon - Tel: 01480 459141 Northampton - Tel: 01604 212169