VA185 – Veterinary Nursing Assistant – Putney

We are seeking a Veterinary Nursing Assistant to join our team and support our vets and nursing colleagues in our Putney branch. We are positioned in a vibrant area of London, with great access to public transport and local amenities. You will be working alongside an experienced and compassionate team who have a passion for building strong bonds with their loyal client base.  The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate previous experience of delivering high standards of customer care as the role involves communicating with clients in person and via telephone.  You must have enthusiasm, self confidence, empathy, and listening skills to provide an excellent standard of care and a personal touch that our valued clients expect.  You will be involved in diary management, ensuring reception and other area are kept clean, handling payments and supporting our vets and nursing colleagues.

The role is full time at 40 hours a week with a Saturday rota (mornings only) of 1 in 4 or the role could be a job share for part time hours as we support flexible working. 

Our Veterinary Nursing Assistant salary range is £6.83 to £9.50 per hour.  Training and career progression is important to us. We see CPD as an investment in the individual as well as for the practice, and in some roles, we can support study for veterinary nursing assistant qualifications.

We have a great benefits package including:
– 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.

Goddard Veterinary Group was started in 1952 by Arthur Goddard and now consists of 44 branches, 3 hospitals, and our own nursing college. We have a great reputation for looking after our people; over 20% of our team have been with us 10 years or more and we’re proud of our many 5-star employee reviews on Indeed

In 2022 we are celebrating our 70th anniversary and have 44 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.

If you are interested in this rewarding role and working for a forward-thinking business, and would like to know more, please click the apply button!