Charlton, London (Greater)
Competitive Salary
07 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Vets4Pets Charlton
Contract Type
Part Time


Receptionist – Part Time

We are looking for an organised and friendly full time receptionist to join our established Veterinary practice. Ideally you will have strong computer skills, be organised and able to work in a busy environment, have a passion for pets and great interpersonal skills for this customer facing role.

The typical hours are 31 hours to be agreed and will include hours of weekend work, on a rota of one in three weekends.

As a receptionist for our surgery, your duties will include:-

  • Manage appointment bookings and client registration both face to face and by telephone, in a professional and efficient manner using the in-practice database system.
  • Receive and welcome clients and the patients for appointments, being sensitive to their needs and promoting a professional image at all times.
  • Maintain and grow product and services knowledge and be able to advise clients and sell these when appropriate.
  • Work with other members of the team to ensure that the reception and other areas of the practice are kept to a high standard of cleanliness and are presentable at all times.

Applicants must be enthusiastic and client focused individuals who can demonstrate an aptitude for multi-tasking in what can be a very busy but exciting environment. The successful candidate will possess confidence to answer telephone queries, have proficient IT and administration, skills, be a clear communicator and share the owner’s enthusiasm for providing a warm and friendly service.

By joining Vets4Pets, you will be part of a team dedicated to providing excellent standards of client and animal care. This is a hands-on role in an established team. Positioned inside the Pets at Home Store within the busy Peninsular Retail Park, public transport and a car park on site provide easy access.

As you would expect from the market leader in small animal veterinary care we offer a great package and benefits for everyone including; competitive salary and a full range of exclusive discounts – including 20% off at Pets at Home and more.  If you would like to join our winning team and you share our passion for delivering outstanding pet healthcare and great customer service, then we would love to hear from you.

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