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Job Vacancies


Listed 10.6.19

Part-time Medical Receptionist at Carnon Downs Surgery to cover Maternity Leave

This is an exciting opportunity to join the team at Carnon Downs Surgery. We are looking to appoint a highly motivated receptionist with a friendly, caring approach who would thrive in our busy doctors’ surgery between Truro and Falmouth. We work in a culture that puts the patient first and are proud to provide a flexible and efficient service which inspires confidence and satisfaction in our patients.

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.

This vacancy is for Maternity Cover in the first instance and the regular hours are likely to be 12 per week working on a Monday afternoon, and all day Tuesday with the opportunity of additional hours for holiday and sickness cover.  Although the vacancy is for a fixed term part-time position, there will be the possibility of continuing employment with us here at the Surgery on completion of the fixed term.

Surgery’s opening times which are 8.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am to 11.30am on Saturdays are covered by the team on a 1:9 rota basis.

Salary will be dependent on experience but between £7.70 and £8.70 per hour.  NHS Pension, uniform and free parking.

Please complete an application form and send with a covering letter and CV to the address below.

Application form and Job Description are available below please return via email to or via Royal Mail to Mrs Dawn Jonathan Practice Manager or Alison Hunt, Assistant Practice Manager, The Surgery, Bissoe Road, Carnon Downs, Truro, TR3 6JD, Telephone 01872 863221

Closing date: Friday 22 June 2019

Staff Application Form May 2019.doc

Job description Admin May 2019.doc

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