Animal Care Assistant

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Shropshire
Salary
15000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

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

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 full time position for between 40hrs per week depending on your requirements. Hours will be between 8am - 7pm.

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