Mobile Veterinary Care Assistant - Central London
Kensington, 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.
The role required by the position comprises assisting vets, qualified and student nurses with all aspects of their work, including caring for animals, administering simple medical treatments under instruction and supervision, setting up for surgery, x-rays and medical procedures, walking, cleaning and monitoring animals, caring for the clinical environment, many aspects of client communication, taking payments, computer use, and travel between branches as required, expected to undertake formal training towards a veterinary nursing qualification.
Skills and experience
Essential Attributes: Five or more GCSE’s (or equivalent) including mathematics, science and English English language skills No unspent criminal convictions Computer literate Ability to communicate effectively Empathy with patients and clients Demonstrate initiative in patient welfare Understand boundaries in patient care
Desirable Attributes: Driving licence (almost essential) Demonstrable ability to work in a team / lead a team (as appropriate to role) Demonstrable ability to work under pressure Attention to detail Veterinary experience / animal experience and realistic job expectations Adaptable Presentable Friendly, outgoing nature and customer service experience
This is a great opportunity for a Veterinary Care Assistant to join our growing team surrounding the newly built Medivet Kensington.
The Mobile Veterinary Care Assistnat role is integral to the smooth running of our branches and it is the beginning of your veterinary nurse journey.
The branches being covered by this role include Hyde Park, Parsons Green, Fulham, Notting Hill, West Kensington and the newly built Kensington Hospital.
Address: Kensington, United Kingdom