Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Guildford, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Circa £24,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13758

  • Published:

    6 months ago

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We are currently working with a well-established, independent practice based in the Guildford area of Surrey who is looking to recruit a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their dedicated team on a permanent basis.

The Practice

Our client employs 8 Vets, a team of 8 qualified Nurses, 2 kennel assistants, Receptionists and a Practice Manager who are all there to enable them to provide the highest level of care, 24 hours a day. They also provide their own Out Of Hours service at their main site where they have the staff, equipment, and facilities to offer the highest standard of general practice. Nurses offer a range of free clinics to help and maintain their patients in good health e.g. weight/senior pets/puppy & kitten checks and diabetic monitoring. Our clients' staff are required to attend regular training courses to ensure they keep up with modern practice and to ensure they continue to provide the best care for all their patients now and for the future. The practice is an approved training centre for nurses to attain their Veterinary Nurse qualification.

Other facilities include:-

  • Diagnostics - in-house X-ray, Ultrasound, flexible and rigid Endoscope facilities, and blood pressure monitoring. X-ray films are processed immediately on site.
  • Blood tests - an in-house laboratory where results are available daily.
  • Dentistry - extensive dental equipment including dental X-rays.

The Role:

This is a full time, permanent position working 40 hours per week with Monday - Friday shift patterns of 07.30 - 14.15, 08.00 - 16.00, 10.00 - 18.00 or 14.00 - 22.00. Weekends are on a rota basis of 1 in 6 Saturday & Sunday 09.00 - 18.00. There is no out of hours requirement, but there are inpatient checks once a week when working the 14.00 - 22.00 shift.

In return, our client is offering:-

  • Competitive salary (DOE) - Circa £24,000 p/a
  • 4 weeks holiday plus Bank holidays
  • CPD
  • Pet treatment at cost price

Your general duties will include dealing with patients, supporting the vets and assisting with the running of the practice.

The Candidate:

This practice is looking for a friendly, highly motivated Registered Veterinary Nurse who is a good communicator with strong customer service skills. You will be joining a team of 8 other RVNs so the ability to work as part of a team is essential.

You will be a good all-round RVN that is energetic and friendly with a pro-active approach to the role.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week

Weekend: One in six

Salary: Competitive salary - Circa £24,000 p/a (DOE) plus benefits

Ref: JN -012020-13758

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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