Permanent Night Registered Veterinary Nurse - Milford, Surrey
Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal
Location: Milford, Surrey
Practice: They are a friendly RCVS accredited small animal hospital with their own dedicated out-of-hours service. They work to extremely high standards of patient care, with separate cat and dog wards, in-house laboratory, and laparoscopic equipment. They have recently been awarded outstanding in all six RCVS practice standard awards.
Team: They have four out of hours vets and four out of hours nurses to cover the weekdays and weekends out of hours periods plus five day vets and five day nurses. There are also Animal Nursing Assistants to assist patients at the weekends.
Role: They are looking for an OOH Veterinary Nurse to join their team. You will be providing high standard inpatient, emergency, and critical care to the practice inpatients and inpatients from a small number of member practices. This is in addition to general nursing duties. There will be the opportunity to rest during quiet periods.
Hours: The role is part-time, working 2 days per week, 12 hours shifts 19:30-07:30, Thursday and Friday with no weekends.
OOHs: Overnight shifts
Sole Charge: No
Branch Work: No
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Benefits (subject to pro-rata):
- 4 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays
- 3 days paid CPD leave
- £550 CPD allowance per annum
- RCVS Membership paid
- Service based holiday entitlement increases
- VDS cover
- Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
- Enhanced paternity pay
- Birthday leave
- Discounted veterinary fees
- My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- CPD/training support
- Paid bereavement leave
- Company sick pay
- Employee opinion survey
- Free uniform in a number of roles
- Annual pay reviews
- Social events
- Academy & Leadership courses
- Focus on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
- Free flu jabs
You will be a qualified RVN with experience of working in an out-of-hours or emergency and critical care environment. You will be comfortable assisting vets in a surgical environment and monitoring anaesthesia. You will also have excellent communication and customer care skills when dealing with clients in person or over the phone and be comfortable taking calls, triaging, and also taking payments from clients.
Ref: JN -062021-20980
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