Senior Veterinary Receptionist

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Veterinary Receptionist to join our busy independent practice in Uppingham, leading our front of house team and ensuring the smooth running of a busy reception area.


We are looking for an individual with strong leadership skills, who is flexible, reliable and able to work well within the team. They must be a positive and supportive leader to their colleagues and team whilst actively promoting and developing the practice.

Our ideal candidate would be friendly and approachable with a positive attitude, taking pride in delivering a first class customer experience to our lovely clients and their pets. A good telephone manner, the ability to stay calm and prioritise your workload under pressure, along with the flexibility to cover holiday and sickness when necessary is also key to this position.

This is a rewarding role with plenty of scope for progression. All our receptionists are members of the BVRA and work towards their accredited veterinary receptionist award.

Our full time reception team work a 4 day week with shifts between the hours of 8.00am & 6.30pm and 1:3 Saturday mornings.

Supporting our branch manager and working alongside our head nurse, previous veterinary receptionist experience is essential to this role. Experience managing teams will be highly beneficial along with excellent organisational and communication skills.


Package includes:

  • £12.50-13.50/hr 
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays pro rata
  • Paid BVRA membership
  • Generous staff discount scheme for your pets
  • Paid lunch breaks
  • Free flu jabs and VDU eye care vouchers
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Team social events
  • Post work prosecco Fridays

If you are hardworking, self-motivated and would like to be part of a forward thinking independent practice,

we want to hear from you.