Permanent Part-Time Registered Veterinary Nurse - Wakefield

  • Location

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-20391

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Part-Time Registered Veterinary Nurse - Wakefield

We are working with a friendly and well-established veterinary practice in Wakefield that is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a part-time permanent basis.

The Practice: 

Emerging from a successful referral service, our client will open the doors to its brand new, purpose-built referral centre in Wakefield, offering exceptional patient care with cutting-edge veterinary medicine and addressing key issues facing referral vets in the region. Their extensive facilities will be housed in what will be one of the largest and best equipped purpose-built small animal referral centre in the UK. They share a clear vision, to deliver the best, most caring, and highly advanced treatment possible to patients and their owners in the North of England. Their state-of-the-art facilities are situated in pleasant, clean surroundings allowing the highest level of care, providing a high level of service to the client. 

Their new facilities will include a Digital imaging department, fixed 1.5T 18 channel MRI whole-body scanner, 16 slice CT scanner, X-Ray and fluoroscopy, Endoscopy, Ultrasound and electro-diagnostics, operating microscopy, 24-hour intensive care facilities, 5 Ultra-hygienic operating theatres, 8 consulting rooms, spacious and comfortable waiting room with a separate cat waiting area. 

They are committed to providing a multi-disciplinary referral service for patients, their owners, and referring vets. Their disciplines will include; Anaesthesia, Cardiology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Imaging, Internal medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Soft Tissue Surgery.

The Candidate and Role:

Our client is looking for a part-time multi- disciplinary nurse. You will be part of the rota working Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (you will make up one person on the rota with another part-time person). The hours do vary and would need them to be covered also, for each discipline. The rota includes weekends 1 in 8 working either a Saturday or Sunday with time off in lieu the following week (the other part time person picks up the other day)

Previous experience of nursing within a referral practice is not essential, 

The Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays pro rata
  • Birthday off work
  • Appealing rota to encourage a good work/life balance
  • Salary dependant on experience
  • Staff discount scheme
  • CPD allowance with days off to attend
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Employee assistance program
  • Minimal OOH as a dedicated night team 

Ref: JN -052021-20391

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