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Practice Receptionist Job at NHS Scotland – in Shetland

Job Description

Practice Receptionist – Lerwick GP Practice (Ref: 52793) Full-time – 37.5 hrs per week Fixed term to 31st May 2022 Band 3, Salary Range £20,907 – £22,820 per annum Plus Distant Islands Allowance of £1,895 per annum


Practice Receptionist – Lerwick GP Practice (Ref: 52793)

Full-time – 37.5 hrs per week

Fixed term to 31st May 2022

Band 3, Salary Range £20,907 – £22,820 per annum

Plus Distant Islands Allowance of £1,895 per annum

An opportunity for a Receptionist in the Lerwick GP Practice, working for 37.5 hours each week. The Practice is a salaried General Practice, providing medical services to a population of approximately 8700 patients.

In this busy and demanding post, you will find no two days the same – the Reception staff have a key role in answering queries from members of the public as well as typing letters and referrals, dealing with prescription requests, dealing with medication queries etc. Previous experience of working in a GP Practice would be an advantage but training on the job will be given.

This contract is for a fixed-term until 31st May 2022. The reason for the fixed-term contract is secondment & maternity cover. If you wish to apply for this post as a secondment opportunity, you will need to discuss with your line manager before submitting an application.

You will be expected to comply with the Induction Standards and Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers within 3 months of commencing your role – details can be viewed on http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/288863/0088362.pdf

and http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/288853/0088360.pdf

For an informal discussion, please contact Adam Czarnobay on 01595 693201.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 3rd June 2021

Interviews will be held w/c 14th June 2021

  • Please note this is a local advertisement and no relocation or interview expenses are applicable.

For more information and to apply:
If you require assistance or encounter any technical issues with your application, please e-mail support at [email protected] including the vacancy reference number and “NHS Shetland” in the subject line.

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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Company: NHS Scotland –

Company Location:  Shetland

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