Small Animal Registered Vet Nurse Derbyshire, England - Derbyshire

Up to £26,533 DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 9297 Date Posted: Wednesday 27 Jul 2022
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Salary: Up to £26,533 DOE


  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • Birthday leave
  • CPD Allowance & paid days
  • Career progression opportunities

Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our Client are looking for a full or part time Surgery Nurse to join their team in Derbyshire.  In this exciting position you will be able to work closely with cases and ensure they are receiving the best attention and care. You will be able to be hands on and work alongside their current surgery nurse and clinicians. There will be the opportunity to participate in daily Inpatient rounds where they discuss hospitalised patients and plan the day. An important part of this role is looking after their Inpatients by helping with wound/dressing care, shockwave treatments and new treatments such as Canine Platelet Rich Plasma. There will be some client contact as part of this role as you be will be required to contact clients to arrange appointments and arrange admits/discharges. You will help to liase with referral reception, assisting with emergency cases and filtering through advice emails from referring vets and clients.

They will also consider part-time applications.The working hours for this role are varied and could be 8am to 5pm or 8.30am to 5.30pm (with one late working until 7pm). You will be required to take part in the weekend rota working a 1 in 6 full weekends from 7.45am to 6pm, 2 lieu days would be given the following week in exchange for the weekend work. They have a bank holiday rota in place which means the nursing team are required to work 1 or 2 bank holidays a year. There would also be a requirement to take part in the night cover and on call rota, further information on this would be discussed at interview.

Applicant Requirements

Required skills and experience:
  • Registered RVN
  • Professional, confident, eager to learn new skills.
  • Enthusiasm, a positive attitude and desire to provide a high-quality care.
Would be good to have: 
  • Referral experience (not essential)
  • Good sense of humour
  • Passion and enthusiasm

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