Full time / Permanent
Our clients in Grimsby, North Lincolnshire are currently recruiting for a small animal veterinary nurse to join their team on a full time, permanent basis. This role would involve working with a strong team of nurses to provide a very high standard of care to their existing and new clients on a regular basis.
The position involves working 40 hours per week between the hours of 9:00am and 8:00pm each day.
Type: Small animal only
Hours Mon-Fri: 40 hours per week, shifts between 9:00am & 8:00pm
Weekends: Saturdays are 9:00am-4:30pm and Sundays 9:30am-4:00pm. 1 in 13 full weekends on a rota, which include being on call Saturday & Sunday nights. 1 in 13 Saturdays only will also be worked on the rota.
Sole charge: Not required, large team of nurses
OOH: None required during the week (weekend on call only)
Team: 7 Vets, 12 Nurse & support staff
Branch work: Occasional shift may be required at a local branch
Time of in lieu: All weekend days will be given as time of in lieu
Main duties: General nursing duties, theatre nurse, in patient care, laboratory work and nurse consultations (post COVID)
A busy small animal practice in Grimsby who operate out of a large practice with 2 local branches nearby for consultations and some surgeries. The practice is well established within the local community and tend to keep most cases in house, without referring elsewhere. They have a host of equipment which includes MRI, CT orthopaedic surgery, radiography, ultrasound scanning and a full in house lab.
You will be a qualified veterinary nurse with experience working within the UK
You will have excellent all-round nursing skills
You will be self-motivated with a genuine passion for animal welfare
You will have excellent communication skills and be able to develop working relationships with clients and team members
Salary to be confirmed (19,000-23,000 as a guide)
33 days annual leave (including bank hols)
CPD encouraged, 2 days per year
Sick pay after first years service
Paid professional memberships
The right to work in the United Kingdom
Excellent customer service and communication skills
What happens next?
If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV. Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.
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