Permanent FT Medicine Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent FT Medicine Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13340

  • Published:

    6 months ago

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of a large, independent veterinary group based in Derby, Derbyshire who is looking for an Medicine Veterinary Nurse to join their team. This is a full-time permanent role where you will work in various areas of the hospital, concentrating mainly in X-ray, ultrasound, CT and endoscopy.

The Practice:

Our client is well regarded first opinion small animal veterinary practice that is one of the largest providers of veterinary care locally while maintaining the personal touch. They have 12 practices currently and have recently opened 3 new practices. Their principle site is where they provide first opinion treatments plus referral services for their own clients and other practices. Additionally, they have their own dedicated night teams. The facilities at all sites are contemporary and have a culture of discovery to ensure they stay ahead of the latest findings and recommendations.

Many of their dedicated vets and nurses have further postgraduate qualifications in their area of interest. Their small animal hospital based in Derby is a purpose-built hospital with state of the art facilities. Their amenities include spacious and comfortable wards, isolation wards and an intensive care unit. As well as 5 operating theatres, imaging suite including ultrasound, CT scanner, MRI scanner, and radiography. They are also able to offer a range of specialists and specialist equipment for ophthalmology, dermatology, dentistry, cardiology, and surgery with full rehabilitation and hydrotherapy facilities.

The Role and Candidate:

Our client is looking for a Medicine Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a full-time permanent role, where you will work in various areas of the hospital, concentrating mainly in X-ray, ultrasound, CT and endoscopy. This position will allow you to work closely with cases to ensure they receive the best attention and care. Medicine is a busy and demanding discipline, yet challenging, exciting and rewarding. 

You will require a high level of skills to enable the best care for their patients who are often in need of intensive care in their ICU department. As a medicine nurse you will play a diverse role from placing IV catheters, drug calculations/preparation, anaesthesia, and sedation monitoring during procedures, including CVT and endoscopy. A suitable candidate will be joining a warm, welcoming team who view enthusiasm, a positive attitude and desire to provide a high standard of care as a priority.

The exact working pattern is to be confirmed, including total hours, out of hours and weekend requirements.

In return, they offering a competitive salary and benefits including, exclusive company discounts, reward schemes, and career development.

There is a true opportunity to develop this role further and with CPD being actively encouraged and funded within the business, progression is guaranteed.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Medicine Registered Veterinary Nurse

Hours: Full time

Weekends: TBC


Salary: Competitive salary and benefits (DOE)

Ref: JN -112019-13340

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

What happens next:

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