Veterinary Receptionist (part-time)

Practice Site:
  • Valley Vets (Kilmarnock)
  • We have a team of 6 vets, 4 qualified RVN’s (registered veterinary nurses), 2 trainee nursing students, 8 reception staff and a practice manager. We strive to provide the most up to date, gold standard treatment for your pet, whilst still maintaining traditional values of veterinary practice at a realistic price. We treat each pet in the same way we would treat our own. All our staff are true animal lovers and our profession is a true vocation.

    As the Receptionist you will assist in the day to day running of the veterinary practice. In this role you will be welcoming arrivals, handling queries, booking appointments, dealing with cancellations as well as other general receptionist duties.

    You must be resourceful, perceptive and proactive. The right candidate will be efficient, an extremely good communicator and will not be overwhelmed by a busy and demanding reception desk. 

    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. 

    Ideally you will have previous receptionist experience gained from working at a veterinary practice along with exceptional communication skills. You will also have a proven background within customer services and a genuine care of animals. 

    The role will mainly be based at Kilmarnock, but occasionally working at Stewarton. We also require someone to work 25 hours a week with 1:5 weekends

    You will need to have:

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills.
  • Basic computer literacy.
  • In return, you will receive a range of benefits including:

  • The position is paid in line with National Minimum Wage. 
  • Company discounts.
  • Discounts on veterinary products and services.
  • Access to our sharesave scheme.
  • 5 weeks a year holiday + Bank Holidays (pro-rata). 
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Access to great savings through Perk Box.
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    • Sector:

      Administration & Secretarial

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    • Published:

      16 days ago

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