Full time / Permanent
We are working with a busy small animal veterinary practice in Nottingham, who are part of a small veterinary group and they are currently recruiting for 2 NEW registered veterinary nurses to join them permanently due to continued growth. The role involves working 40 hours per week with a generous 1:4 weekend rota.
This is an established practice with a highly experienced team of skilled Nurses and Veterinary surgeons offering an excellent opportunity for the RVNs to develop their nursing skill set and knowledge.
The practice prides itself on delivering a high standard of veterinary care and boasts an excellent reputation within the community. It offers a full range of services to clients with a mixture of walk in / appointments. The practice is a modern purpose-built building with operating theatres, consulting rooms and state of the art equipment. The offer a wide range of modern clinical services and preventative healthcare advice and education to their clients. They also are fully equipped to deal with more complex medical and surgical cases including orthopaedic services.
About the role
The role involves all aspects of general nursing. The right candidate will be encouraged and supported fully to work to the best of their ability with plenty of new opportunities available to them in this growing business. The RVN must be enthusiastic and passionate about animal welfare and committed to delivering a high standard of clinical care. The RVN must be keen to continue developing their knowledge and development by continuing to learn whilst also demonstrating excellent customer facing skills and able to establish good working relationships with both clients and fellow team members.
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Monday - Friday 40 Hours per week, between 8:00am and 8:00pm each day.
Weekends: 1 in 4 Weekends, Saturdays 8:00am until 4:00pm and Sundays 9:00am until 1:00pm
Sole charge: None required
OOH: None required
Team: 1 Vet 4 Nurses, 2 SVNs and support team
In a state-of-the-art, fully equipped, spacious, purpose-built clinic you will have the opportunity to develop your clinical skills with the benefit of an interesting and diverse caseload, the support of a fantastic, forward-thinking team while working for a company with strong values. This company truly care about all their team members and the people and pets they look after and want to give more people access to high quality veterinary care by being affordable and convenient for all their customers, whilst not compromising on veterinary standards. You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as this is a young, growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities emerging.
You will have good solid experience in all areas of general nursing
You will be enthusiastic and passional about delivering a high standard of clinical care
You will be ambitious and keen to continually improve on your professional knowledge and experiences
Previous coaching / mentoring experience would be advantageous
You will be happy to continually educate owners on pet welfare and preventative care
You will be motivated with a genuine passion for animal welfare
You will consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care
You will have excellent communication and customer interfacing skills
Salary: 20,000 - 24,000 pro rata
Generous CPD allowance 300 and 3 days to complete
Holidays 28 Days including bank holidays
Flexible rota allowing for a great work / life balance
Paid professional memberships
Staff discount scheme
Workplace pension scheme
RCVS registered and qualified
Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
Excellent customer service and communication skills
6 months post graduate experience
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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