Emma came to us for a work experience placement in 2012 and continued to work once a week as a volunteer. After a short time Emma then worked for us as a Kennel Assistant and in June 2015 she was offered the position of Animal Care Assistant. In her spare time she enjoys, horse riding and gymnastics and has a dog called jazzy and guinea pig called Patch.
Our student nurses attend The Lynwood School of Veterinary Nursing, which is accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. The students work under the supervision of our qualified veterinary nurses and veterinary surgeons, learning how to provide nursing care and treatments. They are regularly assessed throughout their course via theory exams, practical exams, a work-based progress log and assignments. They are also expected to undertake several hours of private study each week.
Annie completed 6 weeks work Experience back in 2014 and shortly after became kennel assistant. Whilst being a kennel assistant also completed a BSC honours degree in animal science and management. In 2016 then became ANA with us. At home she enjoys spending time with family, friends and lots of cuddles with her two cats and two rabbits.