• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist


Head of Reception

Major Recruitment are representing a family business based in County Durham who are looking for a Head of Reception to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a company with a strong heritage and history, an incredible working culture and puts their employees first!

As Head of Reception, you will be responsible for providing an efficient and professional reception and administrative support service. You will also take responsibility for the smooth running of the Head Office Reception.

Key Duties:

  • Deal with telephone calls and visitors in an efficient and professional manner
  • Ensure the telephone system is maintained and operated
  • Responsible for reception and associated duties, ensuring reception area is maintained to a high standard and promote a professional image at all times
  • Receiving and sort incoming and outgoing post
  • Efficiency of diary system operated
  • Control bookings for internal and external meetings
  • Ensure meeting rooms are appropriately set up prior to meetings
  • Deal with Travel arrangements in a timely manner

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Professional & organised
  • Ability to multitask, hitting key deadlines as required
  • Experience of working on a busy switchboard
  • IT literacy in Microsoft Office
  • Previous experience in a similar position
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities in order to manage workflow without loss of composure, remaining calm under pressure

This is an incredible opportunity offering many benefits as well as continuous training and development.

Our client are looking for someone to start ASAP!


Clinical Pharmacist / Independent Prescriber

Job ID: ACP-180621-01

Advanced Clinical Practitioner

This is an excellent opportunity for an Advanced Clinical Pharmacist who is an Independent Prescriber who is seeking a role within a superb Primary Care Setting.

CQC rating GOOD all-round with areas of outstanding and an extremely forward thinking approach to primary care, this is an opportunity that any experienced Advanced Clinical Pharmacist in Primary care, who is even just open to change, should consider.

Be a part of a well looked after team which offers security and longevity where additional courses and investment into completing your masters can be offered.

A truly superb culture with an outstanding ethos towards Primary Care, which makes every day, an exciting, challenging and rewarding one.

Key requirements: You must be an Independent Prescribing Pharmacist to apply for this role as a minimum requirement.

This would suit a Clinical Pharmacist who is wanting to work in a permanent role fixed in one surgery/employer (as opposed to working across many sites with no continuity)

Details and Requirements:

Location: Durham

Hours: Part Time or Full Time Available

Salary Range (WTE): Negotiable + 6 weeks’ holiday + BH + Development/Support + Paid for Courses

Registration Requirements: Full Registration & V300 Independent Prescribing qualifications essential

Major Recruitment act under the strictest of confidentiality and are completely independent which ensures we act in your best interests to get what you want in your next role.

For a confidential chat please call or text 07778 156 086 or alternatively email dominic@major-recruitment.com – we look forward to working with you.

Salaried GP or Partner GP

Job ID: GP-170320-98

Salaried GP with Possible Partnership in the Future

Outstanding Opportunity for a Salaried GP or Partner GP – Benefit from working in an ultra-modern, spacious, purpose built practice where workflow is optimised, protected paid for Admin/CPD time is part of your contract and be a part of weekly clinical meetings to discuss cases whilst gaining appraisal and CPD points as part of your Weekly/Annual Development.


  • Protected Admin/CPD time – 1 paid for session per week on top of one week study leave
  • Streamlined paperless System One automated workflow processes reducing GP workload
  • Efficient Time Management and Low if any home visits
  • Extremely well organised Practice that delivers the capacity that can deal with daily demand
  • Purpose built complex with superb facilities including minor surgery suite, spacious consultation rooms, treatment and procedure rooms as well as large meeting/training rooms
  • GOOD All round CQC and awaiting results of a recent visit; pushing for Outstanding; Recent CQC visitor stated it is “Outstanding” in the Caring and Accessibility areas
  • 100% QOF scores delivered by the nursing team taking workload from the GP team
  • Be Supported by 3 Nurse Practitioners who are able to see almost any patient that walks through the door
  • All Interests supported and also have the facilities, knowledge and standards to be a training practice – be supported to become a Trainer
  • Regular Meetings on Tuesday Mornings & every Thursday afternoon with presentations to discuss cases and helps towards Appraisal / CPD points
  • Strong appointment systems and well trained Administration / Secretarial Staff
  • Supporting Matrons who soak up a lot of the home visits so very low on home visits
  • 20-30% Ask My GP E-consultations

Stable, forward thinking and pushing for Outstanding, this is a practice that is always at the forefront of new initiatives and has is often asked to do extra contracts for the local CCG due to its success and reputation in the area.

This is a practice that has a strong permanent team of Clinicians who are proud to have a good sense of humour, a positive outlook and a very warm welcoming culture and they invite you to simply come and have a look to see for yourself – you will not be disappointed!

Details and Requirements:

Location: Hamsterley – North West of Durham

Sessions: 4-8 Sessions Available

Salary Range (WTE): £Dependent On Experience + Indemnity + NHS Pension + 6 weeks holiday + 1 week Study Leave + BH + Protected Admin / CPD time paid for session

Registration Requirements: Full GMC Registration

Major Recruitment act under the strictest of confidentiality and are completely independent, which ensures we act in your best interests to get what you want in your next role.

For a confidential chat please call or text 07778 156 086 or alternatively email dominic@major-recruitment.com – we look forward to working with you.