Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary Nurse

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    Veterinary Nurse

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    5 months ago

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We are working with a practice based in the Peterborough, Cambridgeshire that is looking to recruit a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse. Our client is an independent practice that provides a full range of clinical services.

The Practice:
The practice has an experienced and caring team of vets and nurses. They insist on continuing professional development, membership of multiple veterinary organisations and journals, and hold regular practice meetings to ensure everyone keeps up to date with the latest thinking. They have a modern well-equipped practice with state of the art diagnostic tools include x-rays, ultrasound and blood pressure monitoring. Their in-house lab offers same-day results on a wide range of blood tests as well as allowing us to carry out urine analysis and microscopy.

The Role: 
This is a full-time position, working an average 39hrs a week over 4.5 days, on shifts between 8 am and 8.30pm. There is a 1:5 weekend rota, working Saturday 8.30am-3.30pm, Sunday 10am-12midday and on duty until Monday morning. You will also be on duty one night/ week. This is generally quiet since the vets have the phones and only call the nurses in if there is something they require assistance with. 

You will be paid extra for an extra hours worked and the practice tries their best to make provisions the following day, in the rare event you did have a busy on duty. You get an additional half day the week of your weekend duty and the position is fully supported for newly qualified RVN’s, including the on call.

The Candidate:
You will be qualified and registered with the RCVS and any level of experience would be considered. Full support is available, if necessary. 

You will be paid generously, with extras if you are called in with on duty. The practice also funds CPD and offer access to in-house CPD. 

The practice is busy, with an excellent caseload, friendly environment and has a great team who love to laugh.

Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small animal
Start: ASAP
Hours: Full Time
Weekends: 1:5
Out of hours: I night/ week + 1:5 weekends
Sole charge: Supported position
Salary: Generous + extras for hours worked when on call 
Ref: ET/27112

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 ET/27112 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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