RVN Neurology FTC - Derbyshire

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052024-31305

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:


RVN Neurology FTCv - Derbyshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: Derbyshire

Practice: Group Practice

Facilities: They strive to deliver world class patient care and their fantastic facilities provide a superb care environment, including 13 consultation rooms, 7 hospital wards, 5 theatres, full advanced imaging suite, 3 ultrasound rooms, an endoscopy suite, hydrotherapy pool and treadmills and dedicated chemo & radio-iodine treatment rooms define the setting.


  • Triaging emergency cases
  • Inpatient care - including physiotherapy and bladder management.
  • Nursing clinics to include -Post operative consultations including creating physio plans, client support clinics, discharges following hospitalisation and general client updates.
  • Monitoring anaesthesia and sedations for procedures including MRIs, CTs and other advanced imaging. 
  • Attending clinical rounds and handovers.
  • Assisting with consults.
  • Preparing internal and external lab samples. 
  • This is a fixed term contract position working on average 38hrs per week – the contract is due to end in April 2025.

Hours: The shift pattern comprises a 4 day working week, 8:30am-6:00pm 3 days per week and 9:30am-7:00pm 1 day per week. There is a 1:6 weekend rota, and on-call approximately 1 night in every 8 weeks which is paid as overtime if called out.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualified RVN with current RCVS registration
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A drive to achieve exceptional inpatient care
  • Good team working skills
  • Works well on own initiative
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills
  • Previous experience within a neurology discipline and/or referral hospital would be beneficial

Salary: £29,450 pro-rata DOE


  • 6.6 weeks' annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • 4 day working week
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/ paternity/ adoption/ shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • £550 CPD allowance
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All their Vets and Nurses can apply for research funding 
  • Infection prevention and control programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • •VDS Cover
  • •RCVS Fees
  • •Pawsome Benefits - reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100's of retailers
  • •Pension scheme
  • •Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -052024-31305

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