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Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Enfield, Hertfordshire

  • Location

    Enfield

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • End date:

    n/a

  • Salary:

    Up to £35,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Jack Stapley

  • Contact email:

    info@recruit4vets.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01423 701321

  • Job ref:

    JN -102023-29875

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-04-28

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Enfield, Hertfordshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: Enfield, Hertfordshire

Practice: Part of a group

Facilities: The successful candidate will be working in a fully equipped practice with digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound & in-house lab. They are also an ISFM cat-friendly practice. CPD is funded and encouraged, RCVS, and VDS fees are paid for.

Team: The team is made up of 3 vets, 1 RVN, 4 SVNs/care assistants, and a reception team. Across the Group, there are 14 vets including 2 cardiology certificate holders, surgical certificate holders, and a visiting dental specialist. There are nurses with anaesthesia, emergency and critical care, and exotics certificates at the main hospital.

Job Description: They are currently looking for a permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team.

Duties: You will be working in all areas of the hospital from theatre, anaesthesia, diagnostics, wards inpatient care, and dispensary; with a wide variety of cases and lots of hands-on nursing. 

Hours: Their people are at the heart of everything that they do, that’s why they know that work-life balance is vital in supporting their people to be their best selves. Their flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours offers a balance that truly flexes with you and your lifestyle no matter what stage you are in your career.

Shifts:

  • Full-time RVNs work a 40-hour week, which is flexible and can be a 4 or 5-day week.
  • No out-of-hours.
  • Shifts are between 8 am – 8 pm.
  • 1 in 4 Saturdays with time off in lieu.
  • No bank holidays.

Applicant Requirements: The ideal candidate should be highly motivated, enthusiastic, want to use their nursing skills to their full potential and are keen to develop their knowledge and skills.

Salary: The salary will be up to £35,000 p/a (DOE) pro-rata for part-time

Benefits:

Work-life balance

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
  • Your birthday as a paid day off

Wellbeing

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
  • Non-accidental injury support

Development

  • £550 CPD allowance with 3 days paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the Group Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – online encyclopaedia provider
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees

Additional

  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -102023-29875

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