Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary Nurse

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    Veterinary Nurse

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    Permanent Full-Time

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    Dependent on Experience

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    over 1 year ago

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We are working with a small family run practice based in Colchester, Essex that is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their highly qualified team. This is a full-time permanent position that would suit a qualified nurse.

The Practice: 
This practice was originally set up in the early 2000s and is a family run business and make decisions based on the best welfare of their clients and patients. They are a small growing practice looking after mainly dogs and cats but some exotics around the Colchester area, with great links to London, Stansted, and Beaches. With over 40 years’ experience, the Vets hold advanced practitioner status and they are an RCVS accredited practice. The practice has had recent refurbishments with cutting-edge equipment including an Ultrasound, ECG, Endoscopy blood pressure monitor.  Their staff are passionate about animals and are looking to improve the quality of life of their patients and clients in the area. They believe they offer a good work/life balance. 

The Role: 
The role is full time, working shifts between 8.15am – 4.00pm, 10am – 6pm or 11am – 7pm.  There are no out of hours with a weekend rota of 1 in 3 Saturday’s with a view to look at moving to 1 in 4.

The Candidate: 
The ideal candidate will be a qualified veterinary nurse to help with all the hospital procedures and run veterinary nursing clinics, post-op checks, weight management and there to offer advice when you need it. 
There will be some admin/managerial work involved due to the small team. The practice would welcome someone who is dynamic and people orientated and can throw new ideas at the team and help grow the business. 

In return, you will receive a salary that is reflective of experience, with bonuses and benefits. CPD is encouraged. 

Role: Permanent Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small animal
Hours: Full-time
Weekends: 1 in 3 Saturdays
Out of hours: No out of hours
Salary: Dependent on Experience 
Ref: HN/27502

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

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