Medical Receptionist/Administrator, The Lakes Medical Centre, Salford

The Lakes Medical Centre Swinton M27 4AF, is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Medical Receptionist to join our practice team.

The ideal candidate should have Excellent IT and communication skills and be able to deal with patients in a confident and caring manner. Experienced candidates working in General Practice is desirable, however full training is provided in-house so inexperienced candidates should not be discouraged.

Duties will include booking appointments, dealing with queries from patients and other staff, running the busy front of house, data entry, other general administrative duties and providing support to the clinical team.

The hours we require are Monday to Friday 10.30am to 6.30pm.

Applicants should be flexible to cover holidays and sickness where necessary.

The closing date for applications is 31st May 2023

Job description

Job responsibilities

In addition to providing a high quality reception service to patients, the role requires the post holder to provide effective administrative support to the GP Partners, salaried GPs, GP trainees, Nurse Practitioner and the Practice Manager.

Person Specification



  • GCSE grade A to C in English and Maths
  • Excellent keyboard skills


  • Good communication skills (written and oral)
  • Good customer service skills



  • Good communication skills (written and oral)
  • Good customer service skills


  • Experience of working in primary care
  • Experience of working in a GP practice

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

For more information about this job vacancy please contact Natalie Roberts, Assistant Practice Manager,, 01617275241.

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The Lakes Medical Practice, 21 Chorley Road, Swinton, Manchester, M27 4AF (view map). For more information about the practice please visit

Closing date: 31/05/2023Job reference: Medical Receptionist/Administrator, The Lakes Medical Centre, SalfordJob type: PermanentStaff group: Administrative and ClericalJob location: SalfordEmployer: The Lakes Medical CentreAfC pay band: Band 2