Bank GP Receptionist
Cumbria Health On Call
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We are looking for an enthusiastic Bank Receptionist to join our established team here at Glenridding Health Centre. The role is ideal for someone who is reliable, flexible, a team player and enjoys working with the public. We require our reception team to work with autonomy and a high degree of confidentiality, sensitivity, discretion, empathy and tact.
You'll be working as part of our fabulous administration and reception team, and will contribute to delivering high-quality support for patients. We pride ourselves on being responsive, understanding, and doing the best that we can to address the needs of our patients, and are looking for someone like-minded to join us. We're caring, inclusive, and a great bunch to work with.
This is a bank role to cover annual leave, sickness and any gaps in the rota. The practice is open between 08:00 and 18:30 Monday to Friday.
Closing Date: 07 December 2023
Subject to interest, the vacancy may close earlier than advertised.
Main duties of the job
Your main duties can include but are not limited to, greeting and directing patients, patient registration, booking appointments, processing of information (electronic and hard copy),assisting patients as required, answering the phones, administering repeat prescriptions and general everyday administration duties.
You will be the central point of contact for patients and we need someone who can provide general assistance to the Practice team and project a positive and friendly image to patients and other visitors, either in person or via the telephone.
Cumbria Health on Call - CHoC places the patient, their family and their community at the heart of everything we do. We are an award-winning organisation, the first out-of-hours organisation in the country to be rated as outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
We provide primary health care services, both in and out of hours, across Cumbria. We are values-driven and place great emphasis on inclusivity and the wellbeing and development of our staff, while striving to provide a consistently high-quality service. Our service is designed to improve health and wellbeing.
Working for CHoC can offer flexible opportunities in terms of location, hours and working patterns so you can enjoy a great work life balance. In order to provide the best patient care we understand the importance of ensuring staff satisfaction and are consistently trying to ensure we offer our staff a positive working environment whether that be though training or social events.
Listen to your heart. Have the work life balance you'd love.
Warm, efficient and always professional, you will thrive in a role where no one day is the same. From welcoming patients, to dealing with face to face and telephone enquiries, our Receptionists are at the heart of every patients journey at Glenridding Health Centre, providing 5* service to both our valued patients and employees.
Based from Glenridding Health Centre, this is a bank / zero-hours contract and offers great flexibility.
- You will have a passion for customer service, providing excellent administrative and personal support to everyone who walks through Glenridding Health Centre.
- Excellent communication skills, to help build those all-important and respected relationships with wider teams, and patients.
- Proactive and forward thinking, with a passion for continued learning.
- IT savvy! We use a varied range of IT software.
- A working ethic aligned to our core values as a group: Clinically Focused, One Team, Responsive and High Standards.