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General Practice Receptionist

Posted: 25 Sep 2020 Closes: 25 Oct 2020
Cwmbran, United Kingdom £8.82 per hour
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General Practice Receptionist

Job Reference: 040-W93028-062-0920

Employer: Department: Clark Avenue Surgery Location: Cwmbran Salary: £8.82 per hour
The successful candidate will be employed by the GP Practice/Medical Centre, not Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Clark Avenue is a forward thinking practice which fully embraces multidisciplinary team (MDT) working to deliver excellent patient care. Our Practice is staffed by a core GP workforce with support from a range of highly experienced clinicians and professionals.

We are looking to recruit a Receptionist on a fixed term six month contract to provide some sickness cover for an absent team member.

The successful candidate will project a positive and friendly image to patients; have a good level of general education, excellent key board skills and an understanding of IT. The ability to work in a calm and methodical way in a busy environment is essential as is the ability to communicate effectively with patients, associated agencies and colleagues. Previous customer care experience in a healthcare based environment would be an advantage. Understanding the importance of confidentiality is essential. This position will offer job satisfaction to someone who enjoys helping others working in an administrative healthcare setting.

The successful candidate will work alongside the current team working a regular 5.5hour shift each week plus provide assistance with any holiday cover as required. The regular shift will be on a Thursday each week between 1pm and 6:30pm.

Our surgery opening hours are currently 8am through till 6:30pm Monday to Friday. Staff start arriving at the surgery from 7:45am.

Access to NHS Pension and five weeks annual leave.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board reserves the right to close this vacancy early on behalf of the Practice, after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

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