Vets Now is the UK’s leading out-of-hours pet emergency and critical care service dedicated to improving the lives of pets and vets.
Vets Now Luton - Animal Care Assistant
At Vets Now, we take extra time to train our team — so when we say we’re all experts, we really mean it. So, whether you’re a Vet or a Receptionist, rest assured your role is vital, and you will receive the best training and support to deliver an excellent service.
When you work for Vets Now you’ll feel part of a wider community of like-minded people who strive to provide the best in emergency and critical care for animals and their owners.
Vets Now Luton are offering an excellent opportunity to become an Animal Care Assistant within their clinic. This opportunity will give the successful candidate a chance to learn more skills under the supervision of our Registered Veterinary Nurses. You will work closely with the Nursing team to support our emergency caseloads. You will provide a great level of care to all patients by feeding, walking, grooming and husbandry requirements. As well as this, you will support the receptionist with administration work, and answering of emergency calls when busy.
Working one weeknight per week – 19:00 to 22:00
Working alternate weekends.
Example weekend rota pattern –
Weekend 1 – Sat and Sun evening – 17:00 to 22:00
Weekend 2 - Off
Weekend 3 – Sun – 09:00 to 17:00
Weekend 4 - Off
Due to the hours of the role you must be 18 and over to apply
Organised and able to work independently
Compassion and empathy to animals and clients in emergency situations
A calm and confident communicator
Experience in a clinical environment
Have/working towards a qualification within the animal sector
£7.50ph plus regional allowance
If you feel you have the skills and passion to be part of our Luton team, please apply to our recruitment team.
To apply please click here.