Careers 

Looking for a career in a long standing, independent, superbly equipped, multi-site practice based in the beautiful Peak District? If the answer is yes, you’ve come to the right place!

We are an RCVS accredited Small and Large animal practice and offer a friendly and caring service across much of Derbyshire and Staffordshire with practices in Ashbourne, Uttoxeter and Wirksworth. We are proud to offer high quality care to all our clients alongside a good work-life balance for our staff.

Interested in joining our team?  Please take a look our vacancies below.


Vacancies


Part-time Administration Assistant

Due to expansion we have a new opprtunity at our branch in Ashbourne. We are looking to recruit a new Administration Assistant to help the team with general administrative duties including liasing with clients and booking visits with our vets. Essential criteria for this position would include strong organisational skills and a good working knowledge of MS Office. Desirable skills would include a knowledge of the veterinary industry and the local geographical area.

This is a permanent position working an average of 32.5 hours per week to start ASAP. It includes 1 in 3 Saturday shifts (6 hours), with every Thursday and Sunday off.

Starting pay at £8.50 an hour, with 25 days holiday (pro rata) plus Bank Holidays.

Job Specification

To apply, please send your current C.V. with a covering letter to careers@derbyshire-vets.co.uk

Closing date for applications: 25th April 2018


Full-time Veterinary Nurse

We have an exciting opportunity for an RVN to join our team on a permanent contract.

We are a busy first opinion, multi site, mixed practice. The role will be based at our Ashbourne and Wirksworth practices on a job share basis. Working solely at our Wirksworth branch would also be considered.

Evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays are shared on a rota with no overnight duties. On call is currently 1 in 9 weekends and 1 night every 2 weeks.

We offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • 37.5 hour week, varied shift pattern (earliest start at 8.30am, latest finish 6.30pm)
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • 25 Days Holiday + bank holidays
  • Generous discount on pet treatment and stock

Nurses are on a rota that incorporates a variety of skills. Our nurses are encouraged to reach their full potential, with some having undergone further qualifications or certificates, whilst others pursue interests by assisting with large animal care.

To apply, please send your current C.V. with a covering letter to careers@derbyshire-vets.co.uk

Closing date for applications: 4th May 2018

 


 

Nothing Suitable?

Don’t worry, as we continue to grow there may be opportunities in the future. If you follow us on Facebook we’ll publish details of our vacancies on there. Alternatively, please bookmark this page and check back regularly.

Or why not take a look at the opportunities at our sister practice based in Buxton: http://www.overdalevets.co.uk/about-us/careers/