Mobile Patient Care Assistant - Alfreton
Alfreton, United Kingdom
We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.
We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.
Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.
We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
This is an exciting opportunity for a full time Mobile Patient Care Assistant to join us in our Alfreton region.
This role supports our branches in the Nottingham region and travel to these branches will be required. The ideal candidate will enjoy working as part of a busy team and possess the confidence to work alone when required; you will have a flexible and adaptable approach to work, happy to get stuck in where ever needed.
Initially, the role will involve supporting our teams and providing holiday cover at our sites across Nottingham. In this role you will receive support and guidance with our in-house ‘on the job’ training program led by your buddy. You will be working in all areas of the practices learning the core principles of veterinary nursing. After 12 -18 months, you will be given the opportunity to train as a student veterinary nurse.
The successful candidate will have plenty of hands on experience with patients including walking dogs and TLC with cats; you will be responsible for maintaining kennels and the general environment to a high clinical standard following cleaning protocols, feeding animals, animal handling and behaviour, reporting back to and assisting nurses with patient care and preparing medical equipment.
Medivet is growing rapidly and it’s an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within your role as well as excellent career prospects and flexibility.
Skills and experience
You will be based in our Alfreton region but primarily at our Nottingham branches; Sherwood, Arnold Coppice and Netherfield.
Address: Alfreton, United Kingdom