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
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).