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Saturday Veterinary Receptionist - Highcroft Vet Group

Practice Site:
  • Highcroft (Longwell Green)

Highcroft (Longwell Green)

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Saturday Receptionist to join our team here at Highcroft, Longwell Green. 

As a receptionist you will provide a friendly, efficient and professional service to our clients and their animals.  You will need to be able to work well within a team, sometimes under high pressure. The hours are 4 hours per week & on a rota system, however some flexibility is required. The successful candidate will be efficient, an extremely good communicator and most importantly a strong team player. We are looking for someone with the confidence, empathy and experience to provide the high standards of care and the personal touch we expect for our clients.

The hours for the role are as follows:

  • Every Saturday 10:00am to 14:00pm or 13:00pm to 17:00pm (dependent on rota)

Main duties would include:

  • Answering the telephone, booking appointments and processing prescription requests.
  • Dealing with clients at the reception desk, taking payments and dealing with enquiries.
  • Accurately recording client and animal information on our IT system, so good IT skills would be preferable.
  • Giving out Prescription collections to clients.
  • Taking payments/insurance  with clients.
  • HPC/Mipet Cover Sign Ups.
  • Monitoring Email Inbox

Holiday/Sickness cover will also be required. Applicants need to be 16 years old or above.

In return, you will receive (pro rata):

  • Salary in line with National Minimum Wage +3% cost of living increase
  • 6 weeks leave a year (5 weeks plus bank holidays/equivalent) rising to 7.6 weeks leave a year after first 5 years of service (1 extra day per annum based on service)
  • Industry leading enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave pay offering 10 weeks full and 10 weeks half pay!
  • Pension
  • Staff discount scheme on Veterinary bills and products
  • Access to Perk Box offering Entertainment, Travel and Retail discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to First Aid for Mental Health and Wellbeing Champions across CVS and 300 trained CVS colleagues in this role.
  • Access to a range of flexible benefits to suit your needs – such as subsidised gym membership, and cycle to work scheme

To apply for this position please click 'Apply Now'

Closing date is Thursday 11th August with interviews taking place week commencing 15th August. 

Please do not delay in submitting your application for this role. With some roles that are urgent or receiving high volume of applicants, we may interview and conclude the process prior to the closing date of the advertisement.

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Highcroft (Longwell Green)
1 Court Farm Road, Longwell Green, Bristol, United Kingdom, BS30 9AA
  • Salary:
    Salary in line with NMW + Benefits
  • Practice:
    Highcroft Vet Group
  • City:
    Longwell Green
  • Job Type:
    Part-Time, Weekend Only
  • Employment Type:
  • Application Closing Date:
    11 August 2022
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