Veterinary Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • London

Website Southside Animal Clinic

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Are you an outgoing and friendly animal lover searching for a new work family? Have you always been interested in a career that will allow you to help much loved pets live long, healthy lives? If so, search no further – This is the position you have been looking for!

Our busy and thriving veterinary clinic in London has an immediate opening for a Veterinary Assistant whose dream job would he helping to care for the pets of their community.

In this position you will spend much of your time assisting our Registered Veterinary Technicians and veterinarians with the care and treatment of the pets who depend on us and keeping our clinic in top shape.

Primary Responsibilities 

Veterinary Assistants are an integral part of our team of veterinarians, RVTs, receptionists, and kennel staff. Your primary responsibilities will be:

  • Using best practices to restrain  patients safely and comfortably during exams and treatment.
  • Making sure patients staying in our hospital have a clean and comfortable accommodations.
  • Performing laboratory duties: helping with sample collection
  • Washing and sterilization of instruments and set up of our surgery and dental suites.
  • Assisting in setting up and taking of radiographs
  • Updating patient records and notes electronically
  • Assisting with admission and discharge of patients for various reasons
  • Communicating with clients about their pet’s visit and care


  • A minimum of 2 years of experience providing top-notch customer service strongly preferred.
  • Organization; ability to multi-task and strong attention to detail
  • Superior verbal communication skills with the ability to adapt your style to meet the needs of the person you are communicating with.
  • The ability to effectively prioritize and meet multiple requests at one time.
  • Must be tech savvy with the ability to learn new software.
  • Striver for personal growth and development and desires to become part of a fun work family.


Contact Information: Visit our website at to learn more.

Submit your resume and cover letter to Jessica at


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