We are working with a two-branch practice in Leicester, who are looking to recruit a permanent full-time Veterinary Nurse. This practice is a mixed veterinary practice treating an array of both small animal and farm animal (not equine).
Our clients are a medium sized practice working across two sites, based in Leicester, currently staffed by seven vets who are supported by a team of Registered Veterinary Nurses, Nursing Auxiliaries, Receptionists and Administrators. With modern diagnostic tools and surgical equipment, the practice aims to ensure all animals receive the best possible care, with the team providing their own out of hours service for continuous support. Practice facilities include Digital X-ray, In-lab Scanner, Ultrasound, and Endoscopy.
This role os full time working 38 hours a week Monday to Friday with shifts running between 8:30am-6:30pm. These include two half days a week. Weekends are on a 1:4/5 Saturday mornings 8:30am-12:30pm. You will be joining a team of 8 vets, 5 RVN's 1 student nurse 3 auxiliary staff and 6 reception staff. Duties include Inpatients, ops and some reception duties.
Our client is looking for an RVN with a minimum 12 months post qualification experience with excellent communication skills and the ability to multitask in their busy practice. You must be a team player with a professional and friendly manner.
Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal
Start: As soon as possible
Hours: Full time, 38 hours a week
Weekends: 1:4 Saturday Mornings 8:30am-12:30pm
Out of hours: Oncall but very rarely called
Sole charge: No
Salary: Competitive - dependent upon experience, 3 days CPD, RCVS Fees, 28 days holidays + Bank Holidays
Ref: JN -122018-8109
To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.
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