Small Animal Registered Veterinary Nurse Job, Durham, England - Durham

Up to £21,000, Depending on Experience - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 7957 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Apr 2022
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Salary: Up to £21,000, Depending on Experience 

Package (subject to pro rata): 

  • Up to £5000 Relocation Allowance
  • Increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD Allowance & Paid Days
  • RCVS & VDS Cover

Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details:  We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced 2nd Year Veterinary Nurse Student or Newly Qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse with a high standard of clinical and client car at our clients practice!

The role includes anaesthesia/theatre, inpatient care and consults including admissions and discharges. Our clients current Veterinary Nurses are also involved in dispensing medication and maintaining the hygiene and cleanliness of the hospital and equipment. This is a permanent role working 40-hours per week over 4-5 days with 1 in 6 Saturdays. The shift patterns generally will be four long days but there is some flexibility with this. There are no out of hours or on call work.

This is a small animal only practice. They have two branches and both sites are fully equipped and independent, but you will be expected to work at both branches. Facilities include; digital radiography, dental x-ray, ultrasonography, endoscope, multiparameter, laser and more.

They have ten veterinary surgeons, nine registered veterinary nurses, two student veterinary nurses and two auxiliary nurses. Working alongside them, they have an excellent and experienced receptionist team as well as a supportive admin team who takes care of financial matters including insurance. This practice puts quality above quantity, this is to make sure their patients get excellent care and to make sure staff have a nice working environment.

Skills and Requirements: This vacancy would suit a Registered Veterinary Nurse or a confident second year Student Veterinary Nurse. You must be eligible to work in the UK and have a good level of general nursing and communication skills. The most important attributes are a good work ethic and willingness to work within a team.


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