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Liphook Equine Hospital is a specialist equine veterinary practice providing expert care for horses, ponies and donkeys. We are looking to recruit an additional member of staff to join our busy hospital admin team on a fixed term contract for 6 months commencing as soon as possible. We are seeking someone to join us on a part time basis working full days on a Monday and Friday and half days on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The role includes a share of working Saturday mornings for which additional payment and time off in lieu is offered.
The role involves dealing with clients and other veterinary practices, booking patients in for procedures, dealing with admissions and discharges and generally supporting our team of equine specialists and veterinary surgeons who are based within the hospital. This is an extremely important and varied role and the team is responsible for ensuring that we provide a first class administrative service to clients bringing horses into the hospital.
You will need to have an excellent telephone manner and be committed to, and experienced in, the delivery of excellent customer care. You will need reasonable computer skills, exceptional attention to detail and be happy working in a busy and varied environment where no one day is the same. You must be a team player and have previous office experience and be able to demonstrate a customer service background. A knowledge of horses is a definite advantage.
The role is based in our state of the art equine hospital in Liphook, Hampshire. Due to the rural location you will need access to your own transport. A competitive salary will be offered commensurate with experience.
If you wish to apply please send a current cv with covering letter including details of your existing salary package and the names and addresses of two referees by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post addressed to Barbara Thornley, Liphook Equine Hospital, Forest Mere, Liphook, Hants GU30 7JG.