About the Job

Part-time Animal Care Assistant 

Up to £10ph plus benefits

Be an integral part of the team at Vets Now – Barton Le Clay

An Animal Care Assistant job isn’t for the faint hearted. Not only will you be hands-on in surgeries but you will also be required to assist the nursing team in caring for, walking, feeding and cleaning our animals. It takes a certain skill set and calibre to thrive in this high-pressured environment. Only candidates with a good understanding of emergency practice will be considered.

At Vets Now

Our out-of-hours clinic in Bournemouth relies heavily on the support of our Animal Care Assistants. They are a vital component in caring for our patients and clients alike.

Our clinical team could not save lives daily without the dedicated ability of an Animal Care Assistant.

Working pattern

No shift is ever the same at Vets Now. We are looking for a candidate that has a genuine passion for animals and we have a degree of flexibility to fit with your availability. The following is a guide rota pattern but there is flexibility: 

Week 1:  Tues 7-11pm, Fri  7-11pm

Week 2:Tues 7-11pm, Fri 7-11pm

Week 3:  Tues 7-11pm, Fri  7-11pm, Sat 5-11pm, Sun  5-11pm

Week 4: Tues 7-11pm, Fri 7-11pm,  Sun  9AM-5pm

What’s in it for you

  • Pension contributions
  • 50% discounted staff pet care plan
  • Death in service of twice your annual salary
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme
  • Your birthday as a day off

Please send your application to our Talent team by pressing ‘apply now’