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Veterinary Patient Care Assistant - 6 Month Contract - Birch Heath Veterinary Clinic

Practice Site:
  • Birch Heath (Tarporley)

Birch Heath Veterinary Clinic is a companion animal, avian and reptile surgery based in the village of Tarporley, near Chester. Birch Heath Veterinary Clinic is proud of its international reputation for the diagnosis and treatment of domestic and exotic pets. This has only been possible due to the quality of our professional veterinary and nursing staff

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Patient Care Assistant - Temporary 6 Month Contract.

Are you an empathetic, well organised, energetic and fun animal lover? Already working within a Veterinary practice as a care assistant and looking for a new opportunity? Our friendly, fun and supportive team at Birch Heath Veterinary are looking for a temporary patient care assistant to assist during these busy times.

This role will involve animal handling, assisting vets and nurses in restraining animals for treatment, cleaning, walking and feeding patients, general cleaning and maintenance duties, answering phone calls, reception cover, greeting clients and providing the highest standards of animal and customer care. 

You will enjoy being part of a busy fast paced working environment. This can be a really rewarding role where you will play a crucial part to our clients pets to live happier, healthy and longer lives. As a team we have really pulled together during these difficult times, a fantastic team spirit is crucial to us and it will be to you too.

The hours are 37 hour week over 4 days with Saturdays on rota basis and salary is in line with National Minimum Wage.

Our ideal candidate will have had some experience with animals before, have excellent interpersonal skills and be a real team player.

To apply, please click ‘Apply Now' uploading your CV

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Birch Heath (Tarporley)
Birch Heath Road, Tarporley, United Kingdom, CW6 9UU
  • Salary:
    National Minimum Wage
  • Practice:
    Birch Heath Veterinary Clinic
  • City:
  • Job Type:
  • Employment Type:
    Fixed Term Contract
  • Application Closing Date:
    25 November 2020
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