Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse

Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse

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    Veterinary Nurse

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    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £24,000 - £30,000 per annum (DOE)

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    about 1 year ago

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of a dedicated, small animal practice based in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.  Our client is looking for a full time an Excellent Registered Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice: 
Our client has a large, purpose-built facility with modern equipment. Their dedicated team of pet care professionals strives to provide to provide the utmost of services, including low-cost prices, flexibility and a calming and welcoming environment for clients and their pets. Their high standards of veterinary care make them the best. No appointments as the practice is a walk in clinic and strive to see patients within ten minutes. The practice boasts separate cat and dog waiting areas to keep your pets stress free. The purpose-built practices are equipped with the latest diagnostic and surgical equipment and are staffed by a friendly, knowledgeable team of 5 Vets, 5 RVN’s 1 Student Veterinary Nurse, 1 VCA and 2 Receptionists. 

The Role: 
This is a full time, working 40hours per week on a 12-week rolling rota. Shifts vary from 7.30 am - 4.30 pm, 8 am - 5 pm, 9 am - 6 pm, 10 am - 7 pm or 11.30 am - 8.30 pm and all shifts are 9hours with a 1-hour lunch. Most weeks include a half day. 
The weekend rota is 1 in 6, consisting of a Saturday and Sunday 8 am - 4 pm. There are no out of hour requirements. 

The Candidate:
This position would suit a candidate who can think on their feet and be able to handle the varied caseload. A confident and competent Nurse is desirable to lead the team.  

In return, the practice is offering a competitive salary between £24,000 - £30,000 dependant on skills and experience.

Role: Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse
Type: Full Time on a 12-week rolling rota
Weekends: 1 in 6 weekends
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Start: ASAP
Hours: 40 hours per week
Weekend: 1:6 full weekend
Salary: Competitive salary between £24,000 - £30,000 dependant on skills and experience

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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