Abbey House – Twilight Patient Care Assistant/Receptionist
We are expanding our team and we have a Twilight Patient Care Assistant (PCA)/ Receptionist position available.
This position is ideal for someone wanting to progress into a full time student veterinary nurse position and therefore we are looking for someone with suitable qualifications to access the nursing training course.
The role is based on a rolling rota, an average of 24.5 hours per week, midnight to 8am, 5 nights on and 5 nights off including weekends and bank holidays.
£9.30p per hour
The PCAs role involve
- Assisting the nurses with the care of the surgical, medical and oncology patients
- Cleaning and preparation of surgical equipment and cleaning of the surgical areas
- Assisting the veterinary surgeons with animals in consultations
- Assisting with preparation of medication for dispensing
- Reception work
A full driving licence and access to transport would be essential requirements for the role along with great team working and communication skills.
A suitable candidate must be at least 18 year old and able to work in a team, have good communications skills and enjoy working with companion animals
Qualifications required to study veterinary nursing as a career is a minimum of 5 GCSEs A-C or an equivalent qualification including minimum of GCSE or Key Skills level 2 English and Maths
For more information or to apply please send a CV and covering letter to [email protected]
We look forward to hearing from you.