Staff Vacancies

Job Description - Temporary maternity cover part-time receptionist

Receptionist required for a busy, friendly GP Practice in the centre of Haywards Heath. We are looking for an enthusiastic and friendly receptionist/administrator to join our team in a fast paced environment where you can make a difference to people’s lives every day.

The role of receptionist/administrator entails being the first point of contact for our patients, dealing with queries face to face on reception, answering patient calls and enquiries, booking appointments and liaising with doctors and nurses. There are also daily administrative tasks which include dealing with prescriptions, faxing, photocopying and electronic filing.

As the first point of contact for patients it is essential that you have excellent communication skills, you are caring and have a warm and friendly manner. You will need to be highly organised, be able to work under pressure and be flexible to help provide staff holiday cover.

Previous experience of working in primary care and some knowledge of the EMIS clinical appointment and records system would be an advantage but not essential as training will be provided.

An excellent patient experience is pivotal to the role so we are looking for people prepared to go that extra mile and add value to our team. 

20 hours per week - between the hours of 8am - 6.30pm Monday - Friday.

£17,000 pro rata, salary reviewed after six month probationary period.

Job Type: Part-time - temporary

Please contact Julia Storr, Practice Manager for further details



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