Relief Secretary / Receptionist

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a relief secretary / receptionist to join our thriving, innovative and forward-thinking practice which is the hub of the community.

Staithe Surgery looks after approximately 7,500 patients and comprises of three GP partners, two salaried GP’s, two GP Trainees and two Nurse Practitioners.

We are a rural training, research accredited and dispensing practice that benefits from highly skilled nursing staff and an efficient admin and dispensing team. We pride ourselves on offering a high standard of care and are a high QOF achieving practice with successful CQC inspections.

As a key member of our administrative team, you will be expected to undertake a variety of administrative duties to assist in the smooth running of the practice, including the provision of secretarial and clerical support to clinical staff and other members of the practice team. You will be required to project a positive and friendly image to patients and other visitors, either in person or via the telephone. Part of your role will be to assist and direct patient in accessing the appropriate service or healthcare in a courteous, efficient, and effective manner.

The position is to cover staff absences and to support the team during busy periods.

The hourly rate of pay is negotiable and dependant on the right candidate, taking into consideration experience.

To apply for the position, please send your application letter and CV by post or email to:

Kate Bywater, Practice Manager, Staithe Surgery, Lower Staithe Road, Stalham, Norwich, Norfolk NR12 9BU. Telephone: 01692 582000. Email:

The closing date for applicants is 12th November 2021.