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Registered Veterinary Nurse Pride Referral Derby DE24 8HY, UK

Practice Type: Referral Centre
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time or Part Time
Min Offered: £ 26,633 per year GBP
Posted on: 3 Aug 2022

Neurology Nurse required at Pride Referral, Derby

Job Description

The Role
Pride Referral has an exciting opportunity for a Neurology Nurse to join their team. The role is a varied position where your Nursing skills will be fully utilised.

 Whilst every day is different, your core responsibilities will include:

  • Triaging emergency cases
  • Inpatient care
  • Physiotherapy
  • Cytarabine clinics
  • Post-operative rechecks
  • Client support clinics
  • Monitoring sedations/GA’s for procedures including MRI’s
  • Owner updates
  • Attending clinical rounds
  • Assisting with consults
  • Organising external advanced lab samples

You will also have the opportunity to work closely with our rehabilitation team, which consists of experienced Physiotherapists and Hydrotherapists.

To be successful, you will have the drive to learn new skills and to constantly expand your knowledge base. We hold monthly nurse-led Webinars on a variety of specialist subjects and a generous CPD budget is available for you to utilise.


About Us
Scarsdale Veterinary Group is a large Midlands-based vets in Derby, providing exceptional veterinary care to pets, horses and farm animals.

We pride ourselves on providing great customer service and top-quality care to all animals. We have a veterinary hospital in Derby for pets, with further vet practices in Derbyshire and Burton upon Trent for pets, as well as a dedicated farm and equine practice.

Scarsdale is part of IVC Evidensia, the largest veterinary group in Northern Europe with practices in 12 countries.


About the Team and Culture
The Neurology team currently comprises of 4 Clinicians, 2 Residents, 2 Interns and 2 Nurses who work alongside one another to ensure an efficient service is provided for our clients and patients.

We are a specialist-led team of passionate, hard-working and motivated individuals who put our patient’s welfare at the forefront of everything we do, which is something we would look for from any potential candidate.


Applicant Requirements
Required Skills and Experience:

1. Qualified RVN.

2. Excellent communication skills.

3. A drive to achieve exceptional inpatient care.

4. Hardworking.

5. Good team working skills.

6. Works well on own initiative.

Desirable Skills and Experience:

1. Experience working within a Neurology discipline.

2. Experience working within a referral hospital.

3. Experience in rehabilitation.


Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Increasing holidays based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Birthday leave
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

To apply, please email your CV to Helen at or call 07977243390 for more information. 

Please quote BH6644 when applying for this role.

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