Closing date 26th July 2021

Salary: On application

Two positions available:

Position 1: 30 hrs per week plus weekend/cover rota

Alternate weekly shifts:

Week 1 – 7.30am-1.30pm

Week 2 – 1.30pm-7.30pm

Position 2: 37.5 hrs per week plus weekend/cover rota

Alternate weekly shifts:
Week 1 – 7.30am-3.30pm

Week 2 – 11.30am-7.30pm 

Job Description:

The job will primarily require the applicant to cover Reception duties at our Somerset Road Veterinary Hospital in Almondbury.

We are looking to recruit a receptionist who will provide a high standard of customer service and clinical care, whilst promoting animal welfare and maintaining Donaldson’s excellent reputation. 

We offer great benefits which include:

  • CPD allowance and support
  • Internal training
  • External training via the British Veterinary Receptionist Association
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Contractual sick pay

About you:

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual with a bright & happy disposition, dedicated to Customer Care, you will be expected to keep your professional knowledge updated with CPD and be committed to improving our standards by involving yourself in training.  

Previous Veterinary reception experience is preferred although not essential as full training will be given.

Candidates must have good communication & computer skills, be flexible, and have a positive attitude. 

(A car and valid driver’s licence are preferable but not essential)

How to apply: 

Please visit our website & download an application form and job description from:

Please send completed application forms stating which position you are applying for to: 

Joanne Findlay – Customer Care Manager:

Please add “as seen on Holmfirth Events” within your application.