We are currently working with a well-established independent practice in the Sunbury-on-Thames area of Surrey. Our client is looking to recruit a permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse or possibly two permanent RVN's willing to undertake a job share to work across two of their branches.
This practice has often been described as ‘very welcoming and friendly’ and they are now in the position to be able to offer a keen, hard-working veterinary nurse with a good work ethic the opportunity to join their personable and dedicated team working between 2 branches. It is a busy practice that has experienced rapid growth over the past two years and has branches covering the SW London area. They currently employ a team of between 13 to 14 veterinary surgeons and 16- 17 nursing staff plus support across the region. They are able to offer a variety of services and facilities which make them an exciting and enterprising prospect e.g. Multi Branch Practices, Home Visits, Extended opening hours, 24/7 Emergency Care, Investment in Customer Care, Gold Standard Anaesthetic Monitoring, In-House Referrals & Second Opinions, 24/7 Hospitalisation Facilities (Vet & Nurse on Premises at ALL times), Active Community Involvement, Our Own Pet Club, Nurse Clinics, Puppy Parties & Kitten Talks, Client Information Evenings, Keyhole Bitch Spay, Orthopaedics & Spinal Surgery, Dermatology Clinic, Acupuncture, Advanced Soft Tissue Surgical Techniques Offered, Certificate Holders in Various Specialities, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Impressive Range Diagnostic Equipment, Comprehensive Laboratory, Exotics, Pet Travel & Export Advice, Behavioural Advice, and Consults Interest-Free Loans.
This is a full-time permanent position working Monday - Friday on shifts between 8.00 - 1700 or 8.30 - 17.30, Saturdays 1:12 8.00-17.00 with a day off during the week. With No OOHs and No sole charge supporting a great work/life balance. The position will include a good range of nursing procedures and activities including consults, some inpatient work, hospitalisation, monitoring anaesthetics, and assisting the veterinary surgeon.
This is a lovely opportunity for a personable registered veterinary nurse with good communication skills, who is keen to develop further and who would benefit from working in a busy practice with a varied caseload. The successful candidate must also hold a clean driving license and preferably have their own vehicle. The practice is particularly keen to support ongoing learning in line with business requirements.
In return, our client is offering a very competitive package that includes:
- A competitive salary of circa £24,000 p/a dependent on knowledge, skills & experience,
- CPD, RCVS, BVA,
- 20 days holiday + Bank Holidays,
- Staff Discounts
- Other associated benefits
You must be a fully qualified veterinary nurse with a clean driving license and preferably their own vehicle, as from time to time may be required to drive between branches which are situated close to one another.
Ref: JN -092020-16705
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