Salary: £23,000 - £30,000 DOE
Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse Full Time or Part Time
Package: This fantastic package includes:
· £500 towards CPD
· Generous salary
· Contributory pension scheme
· Option for Private healthcare
· Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
· Exclusive colleague discounts
· Friendly work environment with open communication
· Regular Team building events
Job Details: Our client are looking for a professional individual to join their vibrant team as a Registered veterinary nurse.They are passionate about giving gold level service to clients and their pets. At their practice they have a dedicated nursing team which they pride themselves in being able to give lots of clinical freedom, taking on new and exciting ideas within the practice. They have a very organised and structured approach within the practice, allowing fairness, accountability to learn new prospects within the team. As already mentioned they have a very good structure in their nursing team, everyday there is always something new, different and challenging. A routine day consists of at least 2 dedicated anaesthetic nurses and 2 dedicated inpatient/kennel nurses. These shifts involve accountability of your inpatients, managing the patient from admit to discharge, supporting the op vet team, taking all blood samples, catheterising all inpatients, working out / drawing up all pre-meds, intubating and scrubbing for the vets. Throughout the day they have structured Nurse consults, equally shared and managed within the team. Nurse consults consist of 2nd Vaccines, Post Op checks, Wound Management, Weight clinics, Dental clinics, Diabetic clinics and everything else in between. Currently they have nurses within their practice that have completed/attending the surgical skills course, allowing for even more variety in their roles.
The practice is very well equipped and onsite they have a range of state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, New Doppler ultrasound with ECG, Endoscopy, Multiparameter, Doppler blood pressure machine, in-house catalyst machine for biochemistry and Idexx Procyte for haematology. They have an established and friendly team comprising of 5 Vets, 5 registered veterinary nurses, 1 Practice Manager, 3 Student Nurses, 1 Veterinary Care Assistant and 5 Client Care Advisors.They treat a real variety of cases and the team take great pride in working up cases to an extremely high standard
They are looking for an experienced RVN for either a full or part time role. The hours for the full time role are based on 40 hours a week with a weekend rota of 1 in 4 for Saturday's only. The part time role would be between 20 - 30 hours, again with a weekend rota of 1 in 4 Saturday's only. There are no OOHs ensuring an excellent work/life balance. The ideal candidate will be someone who has high standards, is pro-active and keen to progress; however underlying this you must have genuine empathy for their furry patients. They want a nursing team who can put their training into practice on a daily basis and I will ensure that the right candidate gets plenty of client contact. They expect a high standard of medical nursing for all cases as they strive to provide opportunities to pursue further nursing interests.
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