Vet Nurse Job, Northampton, England - Northamptonshire £20,000 - £26,000, depending on experience - Small - Vet Nurse Ref: 5734 Date Posted: Tuesday 12 Oct 2021 Share Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience. Package: 4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays 3 days paid CPD leave £550 CPD allowance per annum RCVS Membership paid Service based holiday entitlement increases VDS cover Enhanced maternity paternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay Pension CPD/training support Type of Work: First Opinion and Hospital Veterinary Nurse Job Details: This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse who wants to further their career by joining an existing highly skilled and supportive team. This position is working in a first opinion and hospital team, working alongside a surgical and medical referral team. This role has a mixture of early and late shifts - these are worked on a weekly rota covering general surgery and nurse appointments. Also, a rota working on wards looking after day and hospitalised patients. The role includes emergency work and critical care nursing. The practice has the opportunities to nurse a variety of cases and can have a high case load from different areas. They are looking for someone who is driven and able to work on their own initiative. This position is based in a newly refurbished site, with access to high spec equipment. There is a large kennel area, including a cattery, an isolation suite and a large prep room that is shared with the surgical referral team. There is a fully equipped in house lab. You will be working alongside vets that are certificate holders in ophthalmology and dentistry. This position has the opportunities for career progression including becoming a Clinical Coach. They provide a great CPD budget with monthly in-house CPD. Staff car park is also available onsite. Skills and Requirements: Experience working in a first opinion practice and a passion for high standard treatment is essential. Full on the job training will be given. A full driving licence is needed as you may be required to drive the practice ambulance to collect animals from other sites. If you are interested in this role and require further information please: APPLY NOW BELOW If this role is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new permanent or temporary position, please see ALL JOBS. You can also contact us via email on [email protected] or call +44 (0) 1218 177 864 to speak to your personal area advisor. TheVetService.com is a global digital vet job platform providing all your career needs in the veterinary industry. Our Services Include: Clinical Jobs – Locum and Permanent Opportunities for vets and nurses in the UK, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Northern Ireland and the Republic Of Ireland. Commercial Jobs – Industry and commercial roles from sales to technical advisory positions within many corporate and independent businesses active in the veterinary industry. From Pharmaceutical, wholesaler to financial positions your next step in your career is just a click away. Education - Flexible, Cost Effective Digital Professional Development. Register today for your free digital portal access and support from one of our expert team on contracts, visas, legislation and payment advice amongst other things. All conversations are of course confidential.