About the Job

Animal Care Assistant 

Up to £8ph plus benefits

Be an integral part of the team at Vets Now – Thamesmead

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 Thamesmead 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 can commit to working 6pm to 12am on the following 2 week rota pattern:

Week 1: Mon, Tues, Sat, Sun

Week 2: Wed, Thurs, Fri

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’