Veterinary Practice Receptionist – Full Time

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and hard working person to join our fantastic and friendly team.  Prior veterinary experience is not essential as full training will be given, but a love of animals and a strong desire to work with people is a must.

The ideal candidate will

  • Have English language and Maths at GCSE grade C (4) or above
  • Have previous reception/customer facing experience
  • Have excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Have the ability to work within a large team and under their own initiative
  • Be organised and unflappable
  • Be able to work under pressure in a busy and often very emotional environment
  • Have a good understanding of the nature of veterinary work
  • Have basic IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Veterinary Receptionist Job Description 2019

Excellent shift pattern with a mix of 8-4pm and 11-7pm shifts and some Saturday mornings

Competitive salary, to be discussed at interview.

Generous training allowance.

Send your CV with a covering letter

via email to  or in writing to

The Practice Manager

Castle Vets  Pet Healthcare Centre

1 Tilehurst Road




Closing date for applications is 30th November 2019