Veterinary Nursing Assistant, Plaistow, North London
A new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Veterinary Nursing Assistant at our Plaistow practice in East London. We are keen to bring new talent into our practice to support the needs of our clients with their pets.
This is also a hands-on role so you should be able to demonstrate experience including animal handling skills, have knowledge of vaccination protocols, flea and worm knowledge and an interest in nutrition as we are keen for you to get fully involved.
You will be able to demonstrate previous excellent and relevant client care experience as this role involves a high level of contact directly communicating with our clients via in person visits, e-mail, phone and virtually. This varied role also requires completion of administration tasks and record keeping which require an organised, methodical approach and where accuracy is important and general housekeeping in order to maintain the high standards in this RCVS accredited practice.
We will be looking for a proactive individual with enthusiasm, energy and a passion for getting stuck into a varied role. Empathy, and listening skills are also important in order that we can provide a supportive standard of care and a personal touch as you will often be the first point of contact for our clients. We also value flexibility, and adaptability to ensure the branch can work efficiently and prioritise patient health needs.
This position is for up to 40 hours per week and includes some Saturday shifts on a rota basis. If you have a passion for all things relating to pet wellbeing and health and are keen to be involved in a varied role, then please press apply now.
This could also become a training role if you were keen to gain a professional qualification as a Veterinary Nursing Assistant, with training being financially supported and available through our own training college.
Previous experience within a veterinary practice or clinical setting is not essential but would be an advantage.
Our industry leading benefits package includes:
– Simply Health which provides cashback/refunds on many routine medical costs such as dental care, physiotherapy, optician, chiropractic fees, and more.
– 24hr Employee Assistance Programme.
– Generous shopping/leisure discounts (never pay full price in all the major shops and cinemas again!).
– Cycle to work scheme.
– Great colleague pet discount scheme.
– Increasing holiday allowance with length of service.
– Colleague Forum and Veterinary Nurse Forum to ensure your voice is heard