Veterinary Job

England - North Somerset

Registered Veterinary Nurse Watkins & Tasker Vets Portishead, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
RCVS Fees Assoc. Subs Funded CPD Discount for own pets Enhanced Paid Sick Leave Pension
Posted on: 19 Jan 2019


Job Description


Got your attention! We are an independent practice looking for a enthusiastic and experienced RVN to join our team. Fuelled by cake (or fruit for the more health conscious) our continually growing team of 10 Vets, 12 VNs and 15 support staff work in three Practices across North Somerset in Portishead, Nailsea and Yatton (all 20-30 minutes south of Bristol). We place a high emphasis on client and patient care, and we have won the nationally contested Veterinary Front of House Awards and Outstanding status in RCVS Client Service Awards. You will benefit from truly fantastic working environment as we have relocated and purpose-designed two out of the three sites within the last three years. Your love of nursing will be supported by all the usual equipment such as digital x-ray, ultrasound, multi-parameter monitoring, capnography, v-gel and dental x-ray.

There is no need to kiss any more metaphorical frogs in your search for the perfect job, just apply if you are a VN who:
- Will hit the ground raring to go
- Loves a busy and varied small animal case load including exotics
- Enjoys being part of a caring team inside and outside of work
- Has evidenced competency in undertaking full range of Nurse Clinics
- Has competent or advanced skills in inpatient care
- Can communicate with clarity and compassion
- Likes dealing with bonded clients and can wow new clients with gold standard customer care every time
- Has good knowledge and understanding of our feline friends and bunny buddies to enhance our status as ISFM Gold Standard Cat Friendly Clinic and Silver RWAF Award
- Has a flexible approach and competent computer skills
- Enjoys supporting and teaching team members and participating in client education evenings
- Wants to be actively encouraged to develop further skills with no set budget on CPD
- Is fun and easy going while works hard to get the workload done
- Loves cake/is a good baker (optional).

This is a full time position. Salary will be dependent on sparkle factor.

* The Rio Pescado Stub Foot Toad is considered one of the rarest creatures in the world. In a growing industry where corporates are becoming the norm, come and join a proudly independent forward thinking Practice which has the aim of being the vets of choice for clients, pets and staff.

Please send your CV and cover letter explaining your star qualities to Holly Charlton, Group Operations Director via No agency applications will be considered.

This Practice never stays still so it may be time to ask yourself if YOU are the superstar our team is looking for?

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