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Veterinary Care Assistant – Portsmouth

North Harbour

We require a qualified Veterinary Care Assistant to deliver exceptional care to our clients and their pets.

Who we are

The Vet is a high quality veterinary healthcare provider, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a mixture of walk-in/appointments. We offer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. We have superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with operating theatres, multiple consulting rooms, digital x-ray and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as we are a growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities.

Who we need

An enthusiastic veterinary care assistant who is passionate about the provision of high quality service to patients and clients.
A key participant in the running of our dynamic and forward thinking clinic in Portsmouth supporting the rest of the nursing team.
Someone who is keen to continually improve their professional knowledge and experience and are an excellent communicator, understanding that educating pet owners about their pets’ welfare is just as important as providing high quality treatment.

1 year’s experience preferred.


  • 5% pension contribution (after probation period);
  • £180 inc vat CPD allowance and 1 day;
  • Staff Discount;
  • Cycle to Work Scheme;
  • Free lunch every Friday;

You will work an average of 40 hours per week. You will also be part of our weekend rota, working 1 in every 4 weekends.  You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked.

Salary depending on experience

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £17,600.00 p/a