Registered Veterinary Nurse - Staffordshire - Ref RL13793
Registered Veterinary Nurse
Our clients currently have an exciting vacancy for a registered Veterinary nurse to join their team in Staffordshire to cover maternity leave on 6-month fixed term contract. This is a full-time position of 41.5hrs a week including a share of evening and weekends. Part Time working hours would be considered but this would need to involve evening and weekend work. The successful applicant needs to be a good communicator, trustworthy and a team player. Salary for the role is between £22,109 – £25,704 FTE depending on experience.
You will join a friendly and supportive team of 8 vets and 8 nurses including an SVN. The well-equipped surgery has facilities for medical and surgical care of patients, treating a varied case load of companion animals, birds, and exotics. Surgical caseload includes, neutering, soft tissue surgery, orthopaedics and dentals.
The role involves a variety of first opinion practice roles including monitoring anaesthetics, assisting with imaging using radiography and ultrasound, completing laboratory samples, nurse clinics and assisting Vets consulting. The modern equipment includes digital x-ray, ultrasound, and dental x-ray. They have two operating theatres plus three consulting rooms so therefore provide an all-round service.
Required skills and experience….
1. Nurse clinic knowledge would be advantage
2. Interest in nutrition, weight management and preventative healthcare
3. Stock control awareness
4. Driving Licence
5. Ability to work individually and as part of a team.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata
5 weeks paid holiday plus bank holidays
3 days paid CPD leave
£550 CPD allowance per annum
RCVS Membership paid
Service based holiday entitlement increases
Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
Enhanced paternity pay
Discounted veterinary fees
My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
For more information call us directly on 01392 444115 or email your CV to email@example.com
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