Student Veterinary Nurse/Patient Care Assistant - Boston, Lincolnshire
Boston, Lincolnshire, 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 patients have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Student Veterinary Nurse or a Patient Care Assistant to join our Boston branch.
A student, currently attending college and enrolled with the RCVS is preferable but other applicants with experience will be considered.
This role involves reception and dealing with clients, cleaning and assisting in the practice daily duties such as managing the inpatients and kennels.
This is a full time role with 1:3 weekends.
Skills and experience
A full drivers licence is required, applicants must have 5 GCSE's at grade C or above and must include maths, english and science and be in possession of examination certificates. Alternatively we will accept City & Guilds; Veterinary Care Assistant Certificate, Animal Nursing Assistant Award or National Diploma in Animal Health Care. You will still be required to provide proof of GCSE Maths and English and still provide the original certificates.
Previous experience of working within a veterinary practice is desirable (voluntary or paid) along with a willingness to learn. Work experience with animals would also ne beneficial.
You will be working at our Boston branch along side a fantastic team of 2 Veterinary surgeons and great support staff, also supported by our strong regional team including a Regional Director and an Area Manager.
The branch is just a short walk from Boston town center, located behind ASDA alongside the river bank.
Address: Boston, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom