Job description


Veterinary Receptionist / Patient Car Assistant - Albavet

Practice Site:
  • Albavet (St Margaret Street)

Albavet Dunfermline 




Do you want to work for Albavet in Dunfermline & Dalgety Bay ?

 Do you want to be our Receptionist / Patient Care Assistant?

If your answer is yes to the above, we want to hear from you!!


 We are looking for a part time combined Receptionist /Patient Care Assistant..

Our new colleague will be empathetic, passionate about the industry and will be compassionate about animal care; someone who strives to deliver the very best service for our animals and clients, every single time.

You will work alongside a team of vets and nurses, ensuring that we continue to deliver excellent customer service within our practice. This opportunity allows for a great work/life balance in a very rewarding field.

The hours are, full time,  40 hours per week Monday to Fridy with a share in the weekend rota, Details of the full rota will be discussed at the interview, and would be across both sites.


 Your responsibilities will include:

  • Client care and communication at the reception desk
  • Waiting room management
  • Client programmes including pet insurance & health scheme
  • Answering phone calls and dealing with incoming enquires along with triaging emergencies.
  • Taking payments from clients
  • Animal handling and predominantly supporting the veterinary team in all aspects of clinical practice.
  • Preparation of emergency and operating facilities.
  • General cleaning and maintenance duties.
  • Dispensing of medicines.
  • Running internal lab samples.


 In return, you will receive a range of benefits including:

  • National Minimum Wage.
  • Company discounts on pet products and services.
  • 5 Weeks holiday (pro rata) 
  • Receive an extra days leave per year in your first five years with CVS.
  • Perkbox, offering a suite of hospitality, travel and retail discounts.
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave.


The ideal candidate will have previous experience with animals, have excellent interpersonal skills and be a real team player.

Interested? If you would like to apply, please click 'Apply Now' to include your CV.

Close map
Albavet (St Margaret Street)
24 St Margaret Street, Fife, Dunfermline, United Kingdom, KY12 7PE
  • Salary:
    Salary Plus Benefits
  • Practice:
  • City:
  • Job Type:
  • Employment Type:
  • Application Closing Date:
    20 January 2022
Some of the benefits
Share this job
Share with linkedin
Share with facebook
Share with twitter
Share with email