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Pin icon CF31 Bridgend
Pound Sterling icon £12 per hour
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 28 days ago
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Are you a Receptionist with excellent communication skills and experience in an administrative role? Are you looking for a permanent role that offers a competitive rate of £12 per hour? Then read on!

Bridgend, CF31

  • Permanent position
  • £12 per hour

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Based in Bridgend, our client is a busy veterinary practice looking for a receptionist. The role will involve working 5 days per week, varying hours between 8:00 – 20:00.

Working Hours:

  • Tuesday 8:00 – 16:00
  • Wednesday 8:00 – 20:00
  • Thursday: 08:00 – 16:00
  • Friday 12:00 – 20:00
  • Saturday 9:00 – 13:15

This varied customer-facing role will be the first point of contact for all customers. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing reception, admin, and customer services both face-to-face and on the telephone.

You will also be required to:

  • Provide clients with information to aid in the care of their pets under veterinary guidance.
  • Undertake all elements of cash handling, including taking cash and card payments and cashing up.
  • Protect customer confidentiality and build a relationship of trust.
  • Deal with patient requests and update patient records.
  • Undertake administrative tasks.
  • Take an enthusiastic role within the team to provide the best possible customer experience.

About you:

Receptionist experience is not essential, but you must be business-driven with excellent customer service & administration skills.

You must also demonstrate:

  • The ability to engage both verbally and in written communication.
  • The ability to self-manage and be self-motivated.
  • High attention to detail and takes pride in their work.
  • Reliable, empathetic, self-motivated team player.
  • Enthusiastic and good work ethic.
  • Must have a full UK driving license.


As well as the opportunity to work for a highly reputable veterinary practice, our client offers the following benefits:

  • Opportunity to buy an extra week’s holiday
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Discounted gym membership

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

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