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Medical Care Receptionist Apprenticeship Jai Medical Centre

Gain your Customer Service qualification whilst gaining experience within the NHS. This is a great steppingstone into a career in the NHS with potential to progress into a health care role. Why wait? Apply today!

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Closing date: 06 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £157.50

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 6.00pm (Shift Pattern). Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001752491

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Welcome and greets all patients and visitors, in person or over the phones
  • Answer the phone while maintaining a polite, consistent and professional telephone phone manner
  • Responsible for keeping the reception area clean and organised
  • Register new patients and update existing patient records by collecting patient detailed patient information including personal information
  • Facilitate patient flow by notifying the medical team of patients' arrival, being aware of delays, and communicating with patients and clinical staff
  • Respond to patients', prospective patients, and visitor inquiries in a courteous manner
  • Keep medical office supplies adequately stocked by anticipating inventory needs, placing orders, and monitoring office equipment
  • Protect patient confidentiality by making sure protected health information (PHI) is secured by not leaving PHI in plain site and logging off the computer before leaving it unattended

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Professional telephone manner
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to communicate with people at all levels
  • Word processing and keyboard skills
  • Excellent use of Word, email packages

Personal qualities

  • Able to prioritise and organise work
  • Ability to work flexibly both in a team and independently
  • Ability to learn new software packages

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualifications required but assessment will be carried out at interview to determine whether this programme is suitable

Future prospects

  • If the applicant in successful they can go on to a Level 3 Apprenticeship or into further training or employment

Things to consider

If you do not have work experience or good grades in English, maths and ICT, First Rung can support you with this.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

We offer first class healthcare and have a wide range of healthcare services, which is a key element to providing local good practice. We ensure patients receive the best attention whether they are attending a specialist clinic or a routine appointment.

Employer

Jai Medical Centre

Address

42

Station Road

London

NW4 3SU

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Training

Training provider

BARNET & SOUTHGATE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG

Contact

Beverley Woodhouse 07805 980150 bwoodhouse@firstrung.org.uk

  • Customer Service Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT at Level 1 & 2

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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