Weekend Receptionist

Vacancy within Barty House Nursing Home

Overview

Reference
BARWAAMAY18

Salary
£8 - 8/hour + Benefits

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- Kent -- Maidstone

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
09 May 2018

Closing date
07 Jun 2018 23:59


We are looking for a weekend Receptionist to join our friendly team here at Barty House Nursing Home, working alternate Saturdays & Sundays, 8 hours per week. 

Job Purpose

  • To ensure that the business is administered in a professional manner which assists the
  • Registered Manager in achieving the business’ aims & objectives, as well as dealing with all administrative functions to support the Administrator and Registered Manager in the smooth running of the home. 
  • To be the first point of contact for visitors and telephone enquiries, fostering a professional and caring image of the homes.
  • Liaising with the Support Office to ensure that they are kept fully informed of all matters to do with the home.

Key Responsibilities

Residents

  • Become familiar with funding arrangements that could be available to residents and assist new clients and their families in applying for appropriate financial assistance.

  • To be involved in show arounds when potential clients make enquiries.

General Administration

  • Be responsible for the day to day running of the reception / admin office.

  • Assist the Registered Manager to control business priorities through planning and checking on tasks and targets including training, recruitment, agency usage etc.

  • Answer the telephone in a business-like and professional manner.

  • Meeting and welcoming all visitors to the service.

Requirements for the Role

  • Strong organisational approach to work using a methodical approach, whilst maintaining attention to detail

  • Proficient in using Microsoft word and Excel

  • Experience of working in an Receptionist role, in a similar environment would be beneficial

  • Strong communicational skills both oral and written

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, which include a polite and professional approach

In return, we will offer you:

  • A highly competitive basic salary
  • A range of benefits designed to support your development and wellbeing
  • Industry recognised training
  • Developing your qualifications.The Canford Healthcare Group provides all employees the opportunity to develop their career by gaining appropriate qualifications, for example NVQ’s Level 2 & 3
  • Other benefits including a rewards scheme offering discounts from retailers

Barty House Nursing Home's philosophy is to create a secure, relaxed, happy and homely atmosphere for the residents to live in and for the staff to work in. We specialise in providing quality nursing and residential care for the elderly.

Barty House Nursing Home is part of the Canford Healthcare group of homes.

If you would like to join our friendly and successful team, please select "apply now" and forward us your CV detailing your reasons for being considered.


Contact information

Jaime Jukes