Dick White Referrals

Senior Academy Administrator


Job Summary:

Due to continued growth, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced administrator, who is passionate and conscientious, to join our team working in our busy on site Academy, where we train the next generation of veterinary nursing professionals, and really make a difference. The position will provide administrative support and services to the DWA Lecturing team with a specific focus on the needs of apprenticeships and ensuring compliancy with external bodies.

This is a full time position, however, we are able to consider part time applicants.

Successful Candidate:

As the Senior Academy Administrator, you will visit veterinary practices to complete the initial Apprenticeship/Employer process, so you will need to hold a full UK driving licence. You will ideally have an understanding of ESFA funding requirements and experience in ESFA data collection and returns, however, full training can be provided.

You will have a passion and drive for delivering outstanding results, be a strong communicator, with excellent attention to detail and work to the highest standards.  You will be a team player who enjoys working in a supportive working environment whilst also being able to use your initiative.  You will have the opportunity to support the Academy to grow to its full potential and in doing so, to develop yourself and progress your career and reach your full potential too.

You will hold A-level or Level 3 qualifications in relevant subjects.

In return, we offer a professional and supportive environment and daily opportunities to learn and develop your skills!


As you would expect from the UK’s largest private veterinary referral hospital we offer an inspiring and friendly working environment together with career development opportunities and an excellent package and benefits that include:

  • Basic salary £17,000 to £19,000 pa
  • Pension
  • Generous leave allowance
  • Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Access to Private Medical cover
  • Personal Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

If you share our passion for delivering excellence, trust and care then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to vacancies@dwr.co.uk

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