VA173 – Float Role – Float Veterinary Nursing Assistant

We are looking for confident and experienced veterinary nursing assistants to jump straight in and support our vets and nursing colleagues in our branches across North London, Essex and South London.

Before we delve into the nitty gritty, here is what we offer you:

The salary for this role is £11.40 per hour.

*To be considered for this role you will have experience in client care, and ideally come from an animal care background*

We have a great benefits package including:

– 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays- The opportunity to join our private medical insurance scheme at a reduced rate- Generous colleague introduction reward for vets and RVNs- 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme- Medical cashback plan involving refunds on many routine medical costs such as dental care, physiotherapy, optician, chiropractic fees, and more- Shopping discounts- Generous colleague discounts- Petplan 20% colleague discount 

Please feel free to email our fabulous recruitment manager Rose at who would be more than happy to arrange an informal chat about the role, or explore other opportunities!

About the role

We are positioned across large areas of North London, Essex and South London, with great access to public transport and local amenities. You will be working alongside experienced and compassionate teams who have a passion for building strong bonds with their patients loyal client base.

The float roles play an integral part in the running of our clinics, by providing front of house and clinical support when cover is required throughout the week. We are looking for future team members who ideally come from a veterinary background, and are able to hit the ground running. You will be required to travel to the majority or all of the branches across the region in which you are closest to.

The roles are full-time at 40 hours a week with a Saturday rotation, and no nights or on call, as this is provided by our Goddard Hospitals, where you will spend one bank holiday a year.

If you thrive on providing support to vets, clients and your team, love giving exceptional client care and also helping to give great pet care and you believe that life is better with pets then our company culture will be ideal for you. Be ready for a challenge!

About us

​In 2022 we celebrated our 70th anniversary and have 46 branches, 3 hospitals and our own nurse training college. We value all of our colleagues and our forward-looking approach means we have introduced a Colleague Forum to listen to our peers’ views, as well as monthly Town Hall meetings, communicating real time updates, taking polls with live Q&A’s to ensure we’re making the right, collaborative decisions for our people. All our senior managers are mental health first aid trained and we offer Wellness plans for all our new starters. We are a forward-thinking practice and have developed our own successful contact centre to help ease reception pressure in our busy branches. We have a schedule of refurbishments planned and are continually reviewing equipment needs at our practices. As an A1 Home Office approved sponsor, we are sometimes able to help non-UK veterinary surgeons and nurses obtain a working visa.

If you can see yourself in this role press apply now, and within 60 seconds your
application will be with Rose! Alternatively please feel free to email for any other queries.