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Veterinary Receptionist Manchester

Failsworth, Manchester

Support Staff

£10.90 / hour

Permanent Contract

Are you looking for a new job? How about a position as a Veterinary Receptionist in Manchester? At Animal Trust, we are committed to providing affordable veterinary care, particularly for those struggling financially. Our founder, Owen Monie, established Animal Trust with a core belief: no animal should suffer due to their owner’s financial constraints. Hence, our vet practices do not charge consultation fees, and we offer treatment at realistic, transparent prices.

We are the UK’s only Community Interest Veterinary Group, where staff, patient, and owner welfare takes precedence over profit. Any profits are reinvested in the Trust, supporting career development and ensuring the highest standard of affordable care.

Job Description:

As a Veterinary Receptionist in Manchester, you will be a vital link between our clients and the clinical team, contributing significantly to our mission. Your role encompasses a range of responsibilities, from administrative tasks to direct client interaction, ensuring smooth operation and a welcoming environment at our Failsworth Clinic.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Greeting and assisting clients and their pets, maintaining a compassionate and professional demeanor.
  • Managing telephone inquiries and client correspondence.
  • Handling and distributing medication prescribed by the veterinary team.
  • Maintaining the cleanliness and organization of the reception, waiting areas, and consultation rooms.
  • Managing sensitive client interactions, including those in distress, and directing them to appropriate support.
  • Handling payments, client registration, and addressing client concerns.
  • Assisting in the organization and restocking of the practice.
  • Adhering to health and safety protocols and data protection legislation.

Candidate Profile:

  • Empathetic and understanding, with excellent communication skills.
  • Organized, with an ability to manage a busy reception environment.
  • Experience in a medical or veterinary reception is advantageous but not essential.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently.
  • Experience in handling stressful situations, particularly in a client-facing role.

Job Particulars:

  • Salary: £10.90 per hour.
  • Contract: 35 hours per week, Permanent.
  • Location: Failsworth.

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Animal Trust is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. If your passion aligns with our mission but your experience doesn’t perfectly match the job description, we still encourage you to apply. We value diverse perspectives and are looking for candidates who can bring unique experiences to our team.

Join us at Animal Trust and be a part of a team that makes a difference in the lives of pets and their owners every day.

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