Vet Nurse Job, Sussex, England - Sussex

Up to £26,000, DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 6903 Date Posted: Thursday 13 Jan 2022
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Salary: Up to £26,000, DOE

Package: CPD paid days and allowance, increasing holiday based on length of service, RCVS Membership paid, VDS cover, enhanced family-friendly policies including maternity, paternity plus much more.

Type of Work: Lead Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our client in Sussex has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Branch Nurse to join their team. This exciting role will see you actively encouraged and supported in bringing this already well established, thriving branch surgery up to date. The practice is made up of a strong motivated team of 6 permanent Veterinary Surgeons, 3 long term locums, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 Student Veterinary Nurses and 7 Animal Nursing Assistants. 

You work across our 3 surgeries in rotation, in addition to running another one of their branches. This will ensure a varied workload, covering all aspects of the hospital, and meeting the whole team. Some responsibilities of the role include theatre work, inpatient care, preparing and recovering day patients, assisting Vet Surgeons, running laboratory tests, running puppy and socialising classes and more.

  • Permanent Position (Full-time)
  • Working hours: 40 hours over 5 days a week
  • Shifts are between the hours of 7am-9pm
  • Saturday morning shifts are on rotation
  • NO OOH 


Essential Requirements: A confident and enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to take on the role of their new Lead Nurse, who not only works well in lone charge, but also within a team. You will be driven and passionate with a positive, hardworking attitude to help enhance and develop the branch surgery.


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