Medical Receptionist

Shere Surgery is a rural practice based in the picturesque village of Shere serving a population of approximately 8000 patients. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with strong communication skills to join our friendly team as a part time medical receptionist

You will be responsible for undertaking a wide range of duties including, but not limited to:

  • Greeting and directing patients by telephone and face to face

  • Booking appointments

  • Processing information and assisting patients as required

  • Being the central point of contact for patients and external agencies such as community service providers. 

  • Distributing information, message and enquiries for the clinical team

  • Liaising with multidisciplinary team members and colleagues

This is a varied and interesting role in a challenging environment so being able to work under pressure using your own initiative is a definite plus.

Excellent IT skills are required and the ability to multi task is essential. Full training on our clinical system (EmisWeb) will be provided.

Experience of working in a public reception environment or dealing with the public/patients is an advantage.

Salary is between £8.50 and £9.00 an hour dependent on experience. Benefits include training, membership of the NHS Pension Scheme and being part of a friendly and supportive team.

There are a mixture of hours available Monday to Friday with some morning shifts (8.30-1.30) and some afternoon shifts (1.30-6.30) up to 25 hours a week. 

Some flexibility to help cover holidays and sickness at other times is required. For more details and an application form please contact: Tamsin Barnard (Deputy Practice Manager). 

Tel: 01483202066 or email: shere.surgery@nhs.net

Shere Surgery & Dispensary 2019