Reception Apprentice Richmond Medical Centre

A fantastic opportunity has been made available at Richmond Medical Centre based at S13, Sheffield. As part of the Reception Team you will, meet & great patients, deal with telephone enquiries, speak to pharmacies, book appointment for clients and work wit

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    14 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This position is based in the reception area of Richmond Medical Centre the candidate will report to the Reception Manager and will work with six other members of the reception team, they will also help support administratively the GP's and nurses. The position is varied including:

  • Data input onto excel
  • Using the clinical system to generate prescriptions
  • Assisting with reports
  • Telephoning chemists
  • Dealing with patient queries
  • Scanning hospital letters onto the clinical system
  • Filing, typing, photocopying, and stock taking as an example
  • The candidate will also undertake project work on behalf of the Practice Manager ie quarterly Newsletters, help with flu clinics.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Information Technology
  • Administration Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Listening Skills
  • Team Building Skills
  • Literacy Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organisational Skills

Personal qualities

  • Meticulous and able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to interact well with others in a cross functional environment
  • Resourceful, result-oriented and strong sense of responsibility with initiative.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 4 GCSE or equivalent A-C grades including English and Maths

Future prospects

Possibility of full time employment subject to successful completion of Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

The Sheffield College is located at: Granville Road, Sheffield, S2 2RL

About the employer

We aim to provide excellent quality health care services to all our registered patients. We have a well-established team of experienced GPs, nurses and administrative staff who help us achieve this. We offer a variety of methods for patients to access health care to suit differing needs. These include on-day appointments, routine appointments, telephone consultations on most days, home visits where necessary and online access to appointments. We have a strong ethos in promoting excellence. This is recognised by the Care Quality Commision who rate our services as Good and by the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery who recognise our skills and accredit us as a teaching practice. This allows us to help train the next generation of doctors to become GPs.


Richmond Medical Centre


462 Richmond Road


S13 8NA

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of a Business Administration
  • Functional Skills - ICT at Level 1

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College


Job Connect on: 0114 2602600

Other information

The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

Employer's Application Instructions

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This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2017