Specialised Staff Registered Veterinary Nurse: Theatre - Shropshire - Ref RL12996

Job Role

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Type




Our clients are expanding and they are recruiting an RVN to join their friendly team. They have a large surgery with separate cat and dog wards and imaging suite, isolation, in-house blood machines, 2 operating theatres, dental suite.

The surgery undertakes a wide range of medical and surgical care, including advanced procedures such as hip replacement. Proud to be continually investing in equipment, you’ll be surrounded by a well-equipped working environment including onsite dental Xray, Ultrasound and Endoscope services.

As a Theatre Specialist Staff RVN, you will provide a friendly, highly efficient and professional service to clients and patients. The position will involve all aspects of theatre nursing including preparation of rooms and equipment, preparing patients for surgery, working in the circulating nurse role and the opportunity to scrub in and assist. They are looking for a real team player that has a social heart and you’ll be passionate about delivering good care to animals.

As part of this role, the new team members will be expected to support the daily running of the surgery and maintaining cleanliness throughout the surgery.

Core Skills:
Omnicompetent nurse with expertise in anaesthesia, diagnostics and theatre practice - orthopaedics experience is essential
DipAVN or NCert Surgical Nursing or Anaesthesia is highly desirable
A team player who thrives from working in a busy surgery
Clinical coach training would be beneficial or be willing to complete

Depending on the size of the surgery, shift patterns as follows:
40 hours per week over a five day week (with 2 x half days)
Contribution to weekend rota or on-call for theatre cases
Part of back up rota for 24/7 provision

Salary: £28,000 - 30,000
6 weeks holiday, including bank holidays
UK and International CPD funded to certificate level
52 Weeks sickness benefit, Life assurance and Employee assistance program — awarded after qualifying period (Private Health Care, with Free unlimited access to online GP Consultation - Salary sacrifice option)
Dedicated mental health support for you and your immediate family
Nutrition consultation
Personalised fitness programme
Contributory pension scheme
RCVS & VDS fees
Varied and challenging career

For more information call directly on 01392 444115 or email your CV to rhianna@jhprecruitment.com

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