Permanent Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Bishop's Stortford

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Karl Harker

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are working with a busy hospital practice in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire that is looking for a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse. This a permanent position that would suit a newly qualified RVN right through to a nurse with lots of experience.

The Practice: 
This is an established veterinary practice which has been here for over 100 years and has a fully equipped practice which includes fully equipped surgical and diagnostic facilities. They have a dedicated team of 10 vets and 12 nurses who are all dedicated to providing excellent veterinary care and services to their patients and clients.

The Role: 
This is a full-time role working 36.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday with shifts of either 08:30 - 16:30 or 11:30 - 19:30. There is an out of hours rota which is 1:7 weeknights and you will stay over in the practice flat and deal with the inpatients and emergencies that come in. You will have a designated ‘sleep time’ which is 23:00 - 07:00, during your shift. There is also a weekend rota which is 1:7 Saturday’s or Sunday’s working in practice 09:00 - 12:00 and you will stay in the practice after this, the same as the weekday out of hours. 

The Candidate: 
This position would suit a newly qualified RVN right through to someone with 10 years plus, experience. You will be a motivated and dedicated RVN with a passion for gold standards of care. 

Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full time, 36.5 hours per week, either 08:30 - 16:30 or 11:30 - 19:30.
Weekends: 1 in 7 weekends - Saturday or Sunday 09:00 - 12:00 then stay over in practice till next morning. 
Out of hours: 1 in 7 weeknights - Stay over in practice checking inpatients.
Sole charge: No
Branch work: No
Salary: Dependant on experience

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

What happens next: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.

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 KH/27059 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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