Veterinary Physiotherapy Assistant - Part-timeLocation: The Granary, Bunstead Barns, Poles Lane, Hursley, Winchester, Hampshire Practice: Anderson Moores Vet Specialists Salary: Closing Date: 3rd July Practice Details
Since 2006, we’ve been one of the country’s leading veterinary specialist referral hospitals with vets and their teams caring for small animals every day.
Our dedicated vets, nurses and nursing assistants, supported by the administrative teams, are committed to providing the highest quality surgical and medical care for pets. Many of our clinicians are nationally or internationally recognised specialists in their field and bring unique experiences to care for pets.
We accept referrals for Orthopaedic Surgery, Soft Tissue Surgery, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Internal Medicine, Dentistry, Cardiology, Anaesthesia, Dermatology, Diagnostic Imaging, Oncology, Physiotherapy as well as Emergency and Critical Care (ECC) and a Pain Clinic.
We have comprehensive and established clinical and non-clinical programmes for training, development and CPD.
You can find us in Hampshire, just south of Winchester, close to the M3 and national and international transport links. We are in a serene countryside setting with state-of-the-art facilities and are available to look after pets 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Our vision is to be the south of England’s multi-disciplinary veterinary referral hospital of choice, where referring vets, clients and their pets receive the best possible care.
Our mission is to create an inspiring, inclusive, professional environment where the team are empowered to work together to consistently deliver exceptional care and service.
Your roles and responsibilities
If you are motivated to provide high-quality care to cats and dogs, we have a vacancy for a part-time physiotherapy assistant. You should be passionate, dedicated and strive to maintain the highest standards with exemplary animal handling skills.
This post would be ideal for a new graduate from a veterinary physiotherapy programme or a final year veterinary physiotherapy student wishing to gain experience in a specialist referral environment with a team of experienced veterinary physiotherapists. However, we would consider applicants with exceptional animal handling skills with an interest in rehabilitation and formal training will be provided.
- Assisting with the care of inpatients and outpatients receiving physiotherapy
- Maintenance and cleanliness of the physiotherapy areas and equipment
- Associated administration
Please note that working hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings.
- 25 days holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave
- RCVS & VDS fees paid
- External CPD funded
- Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD programmes
- Career progression opportunities
- Staff discount schemes
- Enhanced sickness pay
- Enhanced equal family leave
- Wellness program including:
- Employee assistance programme
- Eyecare voucher scheme
- Free annual flu jab
- Cycle to work scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Recruitment referral reward scheme
At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our Associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme which is available for everyone.
Part of an amazing global family
The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individuals, but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
We are part of Linnaeus that is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 Veterinary Health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.
Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.
Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.
Making an application
Please send submit your CV along with a covering letter to Zoe Karimi at [email protected].
Closing date: 3rd July 2022
Interviews to take place week commencing 4th July 2022.
We look forward to hearing from you.