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Join our team at HealthWORKS Newcastle! We’re a charity based in the west end of Newcastle upon Tyne. Our aim is to help people improve their health and wellbeing, whatever their age, health problems, ability or background.


We are looking for a part time receptionist to provide a friendly and welcoming service to our clients at our Centre in Benwell.


The role:

  • To provide a reception service, on behalf of HealthWORKS Newcastle (HWN) to staff, members of the public, and other visitors to the centre in a friendly and professional manner,
  • To deal with enquiries, membership, room bookings, and directing people to appropriate services or members of staff,
  • To take payment for the use of the fitness centre and to cash up according to agreed procedures.



  • 12 hours per week – £7.50 per hour (Wednesday and Friday)
  • Central base: Health Resource Centre, Benwell.
  • Fixed Term to 31 March 2019; reviewed on an annual basis
  • Benefits include free gym membership


If you have previous experience of a similar role and have a passion for customer care then we want to hear from you. To apply please download an application pack bellow. If you have any queries or to request an application pack please contact Laura Laverick at or call 0191 272 4244.


Application Form

Job Description and Person Specification


Completed applications to be received by Midday on Friday 27 October 2017 with interviews to be held on 9 November 2017.


Applications by CV will not be considered


Applicants should assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion if you have not been contacted to attend an interview by 3 November 2017.


HealthWORKS Newcastle (HWN) is committed to taking positive and proactive steps to ensure that we provide a safe and caring environment, free from discrimination, for everyone in our community.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

HealthWORKS Newcastle is proud to be a smoke free workforce.