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Night Veterinary Nurse (VETSEEK-6554)

Liverpool, Merseyside

12 Month Contract

Veterinary Nurse

Up to £30,538 per annum depending on experience

Full time / Fixed Term

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Job description

We are recruiting for a Night Veterinary Nurse to join a small animal hospital in Liverpool on a 12-month contract to cover a maternity leave. The position offers a working rota of 7 nights on and 7 nights off working 12-hour shifts.

Who are they looking for

They are looking for an experienced Night Nurse who enjoys emergency and critical care work. The role involves looking after in patients overnight and assisting the Veterinary Surgeon with all emergencies and OOH cases.

The Nurse will work well on their own without supervision and will be able to use their own initiative. Ideally, they will have had previous experience within a night role or a busy hospital however this is not essential.

Benefits

There is plenty of support available for a nurse is looking to develop their clinical skills and knowledge and even move into management. There is continual support and mentoring available. There are ongoing internal courses to develop clinical skills and personal skills as well as training to help communicate delicate information to clients.

The practices provide a high standard of clinical care and prides themselves on having staff members who stand apart from the rest and have a real passion and vision for how they work. They provide ongoing training and support to all team members through dedicated training centres.

All staff and patients benefit from the access to the best diagnostic equipment such as MRI machines and CT scanners and state of the art operating theatres in their nearest 24hr animal hospital.

Key Details

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 40 hours per week
  • Weekends: 1:4 weekend rota.
  • Sole Charge: None
  • OOH: None
  • Computer System: Freedom
  • Consultations: 15 Minutes
  • Team: Working alongside the Night Vet

About them

  • Large community of highly skilled Veterinary Professionals
  • Committed, forward thinking and deliver clinical excellence
  • Offers continual training with professional development along with a dedicated training centre
  • Provides advanced Veterinary diagnostic equipment including MRI Machines and state of the art operating theatres
  • Career progression opportunities available
  • Provides continual ongoing training to ensure personal growth and development
  • Provides state of the art diagnostic equipment
  • Access to a large 24 HR Hospital close by for exposure to more complex cases and clinical learning

About you

  • You will have experience in emergency and critical care or previous experience working within a busy animal hospital
  • You will have a passion / interest in ECC work
  • You will have a good amount of nursing experience in all aspects of nursing
  • You will have good organisational skills
  • You must have a friendly and compassionate attitude and be approachable at all times
  • You will be ambitious to continue with further education and training
  • You will be forward thinking and always looking at ways to develop the clinical nursing team further
  • You will have experience in clinical coaching and or happy to become a clinical coach
  • You must be motivated and passionate about your work and share this and promote this ethos with other members of staff
  • You will enjoy working as part of a team
  • You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare
  • You will consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care
  • You will be caring, adaptable, hardworking, and reliable
  • You will have excellent communication and customer interfacing skills

Facilities

The practice is fully equipped with all the latest diagnostic equipment and there is a wide range of state-of-the-art services available including:

  • Ultrasound
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Endoscopy
  • Multiparameter Machine
  • Defibrillator
  • ECG
  • MRI
  • Orthopaedic facilities
  • 24hr care

Package:

  • Salary: Up to 30,538 per annum depending on experience
  • Holiday allowance: 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • CPD: 300 allowances plus 2 days to attend
  • Access to a learning and development platform
  • Access to employee assist programme
  • Internal courses available ongoing
  • Attendance bonus schemes
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards scheme
  • Paternity Scheme

Must haves:

RCVS Registered & Qualified or soon to be.

Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.

Have excellent verbal / written communication skills

What happens next?

CLICK APPLY NOW or if you have any pre-application questions or if this role is not quite right for you, please contact the VS Team (details below) to discuss your veterinary career aspirations further.

Please quote job reference: 6554

T: 0333 014 7374

E: info@vetseekers.co.uk

W: www.vetseekers.co.uk

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Vet Seekers established in 2016 and are a Multi-Award Winning Specialist Veterinary Recruitment Agency (2019, 2020, 2021) and act as an employment business & an employment agency for the supply of locum and permanent staff for the veterinary industry across the UK and Overseas.

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