Permanent Night Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Night Veterinary Nurse

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £25,600 0-5 year exp - £26,280 5+ years

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are working with a fantastic referral specialist practice who are looking for two full-time permanent Night Registered Veterinary Nurses to join their team. The rota for this job will consist of 7 on 7 off. 

The Practice: 
This practice is located on a four-acre rural site in Somerset. The large, purpose-built facilities are within 5 minutes’ drive of the M5 and they treat patients referred from and throughout the United Kingdom. The practice is made up of some incredibly talented Vets, a number of whom are board level specialist and diplomates, covering oncology, orthopaedics and internal medicine. This recognition is only given to vets who have undergone extensive post-graduate training and examination.

The Role:
This is a night position and is to work 7 on 7 off rota, working 7 pm - 8 am. As there are two roles, one is to work Monday to Monday and the other is Wednesday to Wednesday. There is a fantastic team of nearly 30 nurses who support the specialist referral vet specialists. 

Your role will be looking after in-patients who are staying at the hospital. 

The salary on offer is £25,600 for 0-5 years qualified and £26,280 for 5+ years. There is also 20 days holiday. You will work alongside the other vets and nurses on your shifts.

The Candidate:
Our client is looking for a nurse that has experience working nights (desirable). You will be a good team member and it is important that you can integrate into the community and with the veterinary team. A good social life, personal hobbies and a keenness to settle in a new environment would be advantageous. You must be eligible to work in the UK and have a valid driving licence.

Role: Permanent Night Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal
Location: Somerset
Start: all dates considered 
Hours: 19:00-8:00 (7 on 7 off - Wednesday to Wednesday  or Monday to Monday)
Sole Charge: No – working with others nurses and vets on call
Branch work: No 
Computer system: Robovet 
Salary: £25,600 for 0-5 years qualified and £26,280 for 5+ years, plus 20 days holiday
Ref: PW/28150

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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To discuss the role in more details:
Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference PW/28150 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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