Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

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  • Job ref:

    JN -052018-3906

  • Published:

    12 months ago

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  • Start date:

    2018-05-31 00:00:00

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of a fantastic independent orthopaedic referral centre in West Yorkshire who are looking for an Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

The practice was established in 1999, and they moved to their purpose-built hospital in 2004 having outgrown their original premises. They now have five full time vet surgeons and thirteen nurses along with reception and support staff. The premises are state-of-the-art, with air conditioning throughout to keep clients, patients and staff comfortable in all seasons. The wards are monitored by the fantastic nursing team, with inpatients receiving the highest standards of care. Environmental security is of high importance, with biosecurity measures in place across the hospital. They have a state-of-the-are Digital Radiography machine, and investigation and preparation areas. The operating theatres are equipped with excellent lighting, anaesthetic monitoring equipment and positive pressure ventilation as well as air purifying units.

The team is close-knit and friendly, with many longstanding staff members. They have a fantastic team atmosphere and can offer support to new employees.

The Role:

This is a permanent position, with a real emphasis on surgical aspects of nursing. There will be a large amount of prep and anaesthetic monitoring, as well as inpatient care. There will be some kennel work during the week but not reception work is required. The position requires working 4 days per week, from 9 am to 6 pm. Alternate weekends are required, working two days during the week and two at the weekend.

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary, private healthcare, pension scheme, 5 weeks holiday, CPD funding, RCVS fees, Diploma/Advanced certificate support, and they offer a large amount of in-house CPD.

The Candidate:

The practice is looking to receive applications from nurses with a good amount of general practice experience, previous referral experience is not required but candidates must have a desire to work in this field and be keen to learn new skills.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:2

Out of hours: Holiday cover

Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits

Ref: JN -052018-3906

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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