Animal Care Assistant

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Heathwaen
Salary
£13,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Animal Care Assistant to join a busy veterinary practice in Shrewsbury.

The ideal applicant should have a hard working and flexible approach with a passion for the veterinary industry

Daily duties;

  • Offer support to Veterinary Nurses to allow them to focus on other area's of their role
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness through all clinical areas
  • Clean and sterilise clinical instruments
  • Maintain patient accommodation
  • Provide basic animal care and support
  • Correct hamdling and restraint

Experience required;

  • Previous experience in the veterinary environment (highly desirable)
  • An animal related qualification
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Strong initiative and the ability to work alone or in a team

This is a part time position for between 13-25hrs per week depending on your requirements. Hours will be between 3pm - 9pm.

Please apply with your CV and we will give suitable candidates a call to discuss the role and practice in more detail.