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Our Milton Keynes based surgery are looking for a Part Time Receptionist to join their small team within a warm and welcoming office, on a temporary to permanent basis.
The right candidate will provide patients with a friendly and confidential service, booking appointments and handling any general queries.
Position: Part time Receptionist
Hours: Monday to Friday, 1pm to 6.30pm
Salary: £8.56 per hour
The job will involve...
- Ensuring all patients, visitors and telephone call to the practice are greeted professionally
- Answering all incoming calls and diverting them as appropriate
- Supporting Doctors, Nurses and clinicians ensuring clinics run smoothly
- Dealing with administrative queries and requests from patients
- Acting as a liaison with clinicians when necessary
- Assisting with prescriptions and queries
- Making, arranging and cancelling appointments via the clinical system
- Providing support to the Medical Administrator Supervisor, actioning delegated tasks
- Assisting any further clerical and administrative duties when required.
The Person will...
- Have some experience of working in a similar environment (desirable)
- Possess experience of working in a people facing environment
- Possess a good standard of IT skills
- Communicate well on all levels
- Understand the importance of patient confidentiality
- Work well as part of a team and under pressure
- Be reliable, honest, caring and possess a hardworking approach to work
- Have the ability to work on own initiative
- Possess experience of working in a healthcare setting or similar (desirable)
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!
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Registered Office: 8 St Loyes Street Bedford MK40 1EP
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Bedford (Head Office) - Tel: 01234 210025 Milton Keynes - Tel: 01908 695599 Biggleswade - Tel: 01767 316767 Huntingdon - Tel: 01480 459141 Northampton - Tel: 01604 212169