Part-Time Veterinary Boarding Team Member Winter Haven, Florida

About the Position

Why Work Here?

State of the Art facility, Great team atmosphere, Close to America's best beaches, Disney, Tampa, and Orlando!

Be the healer you want to be at Veterinary Healthcare Associates (VHA)

Who we are:

Veterinary Healthcare Associates is a veterinarian-owned small animal practice that encourages a self-directed and entrepreneurial work environment. For over 30 years, VHA has proudly served the Central Florida community by delivering outstanding patient care and unmatched client service. Our practice offers a diverse and challenging caseload and the tools and equipment to manage them. Our fast-growing, progressive, AAHA accredited 10 doctor emergency, specialty referral, and primary care practice. Our team has a place for everyone - full-time and part-time.

Veterinary Healthcare Associates (VHA) is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. VHA is pleased to provide such assistance and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

COVID-19 considerations:

We are committed to the safety and well-being of our team members as well as our patients and clients. We have safety and sanitizing protocols in place to do so.

The Ideal Candidate

Who you are:

  • A compassionate Boarding team member with fantastic communication skills who wishes to be a trusted guide for our ‘hero’ pet parents.
  • A passionate team member who is committed to changing the world, one pet at a time!
  • A driven leader focused on outcomes.
  • An honest caring person who strives for a client experience unlike any other.
  • An innovator with a lifelong hunger for learning and development.

An individual with an unwavering commitment to our core values:

  • Compassion
  • Integrity
  • Communication
  • Excellence
  • Teamwork
  • Empowerment

Boarding Team Member Responsibilities:

The boarding team member has the ability to be a team player, multitask, quickly prioritize, problem solve, and handle stressful situations while maintaining a positive outlook.

The boarding team member is responsible for the care and needs of each animal staying at the resort. The boarding team member will provide the basic care and needs such as, but not limited to the following; feeding, freshwater, cleaning of kennels, cages and kennel area, laundry, dishes, accurately administering medications, bathing, drying, brushing, cleaning any and all areas of the hospital and yard clean up.

Excellent written and oral communication, basic math skills and computer literacy is a must along with a dedication to lifelong learning and continuous improvement.

The Perks

What you get:

    • VHA FIT
      • Gym membership
      • Mediation Pod (Coming soon at VHA 2.0)
      • Team centered wellness events
    • VHA Nutritional Food Pantry
    • Flexible workweek scheduling
    • Paid access to online FVMA CVA course and exam
    • CVT Scholarship Program – offered twice a year to eligible team members with current CVA designation
    • Full access to AtDove and 4ACT for continued education and training
    • Continuing Education stipend for re-certification and professional development (based on certification and licensure)
    • Yearly Uniform Allowance
    • Team Social Events
    • VHA sponsored training and development courses
    • Monthly Performance Bonus based on overall practice production
    • Team Member Reward and Recognition program
    • Shift Differential for overnight/weekend shifts
    • Career advancement opportunities, we like to promote from the inside
    • Amazing VHA Pet Benefit Team Member Discount
    • Inspirational vision and values-driven culture of “Helping People and their Pets become Healthy, Happy, and Healed!”
    • Beautiful, state of the art facility with access to the tools you need

What are you waiting for? Your search is over! You have found The VHA Way.

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