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  • Receptionist

Job type: Full time, permanent

Hours: 40 hours per week with various shifts Monday - Saturday

Education: GCSE or equivalent (required)

Applicant Qualities/Experience: Minimum 2 years experience in customer service (required)

Other requirements:

  • Previous experience working in veterinary practice (desirable)
  • Drive to provide the highest standard of client care at all times
  • Enthusiasm for learning and developing new skills within the client care team
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Competent IT skills

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic applicant to join our friendly and forward thinking team. The role requires a caring, confident and mature approach to all aspects of veterinary practice and client care.

The receptionist role is vital to maintaining the high standard of client care expected throughout Boundary Vets and forms part of a developing yet experienced front of house team.

You will work closely with our Head Receptionist to deliver an outstanding experience for clients and visitors. An essential aspect of this role is to maintain a positive and friendly attitude continuously.

The role is varied and will include (but not limited to) the following:

  • Greeting clients with a friendly and helpful manner at all times
  • Booking in patients for appointments and hospital procedures
  • Processing client requests/queries on email, face to face and on the phone
  • Assisting with the organisation and upkeep of reception areas
  • Processing payments in various forms, insurance claims and repeat medication requests
  • Maintaining up to date and accurate records
  • Providing first class customer service to our clients and their pets
  • Maintain client confidentially at all times


  • 5 weeks annual leave per year in addition to bank holidays
  • Birthday day off
  • Automatic registration onto the BVRA (British Veterinary Receptionist Association) with support to complete Bronze, Silver and Gold awards
  • Weekly fruit delivery to practice
  • Opportunity to improve and excel in veterinary client care with in-house and external training provided

If you think you are just what we are looking for or would like more information, please email your full CV and cover letter to our Head Receptionist, Sylvia, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.