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Receptionist - maternity cover

Vacancy: GP Practice Receptionist
Terms: 12 month contract only - maternity cover vacancy
Salary: £15,650 - £16,210 pro rata, dependent on experience
Working hours: Part time – 25 hours per week

We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic, caring and self-motivated Receptionist to join our friendly rural GP Practice in Kirkby Stephen.

This role is a 12 month maternity cover vacancy. The ideal candidate should have previous reception, customer care or administrative experience and must be able to work effectively under pressure. You must also be flexible, possess strong team values and enjoy working with the public. A commitment to further training and development is also essential.

This role involves working at our main Practice in Kirkby Stephen and also at our branch surgery in Tebay. The working hours are as follows:

  • Monday 8.30am - 2.30pm at Kirkby Stephen
  • Tuesday 9.00am - 12.30pm at Tebay
  • Wednesday 8.30am - 2.00pm at Kirkby Stephen
  • Thursday 2.45pm - 6.45pm at Tebay
  • Friday 8.30am - 2.30pm at Kirkby Stephen

We have a genuine, family orientated approach to our patients and we pride ourselves on delivering an exceptional quality of care. We all enjoy the rewards and recognition that comes from really knowing our patients and you could be a part of our ongoing success story.

If you'd like to work in a practice with dedicated GP's and a great support team, with excellent opportunities to establish a rewarding career in the NHS, then we’d love to hear from you!

To apply please email your CV and cover letter to or send them to Andrew Pearse, Practice Manager, Upper Eden Medical Practice, Silver Street, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4RB.

Tel: 017683 71369

Closing date: Friday 20th September 2019


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Job Specification.pdf

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