Veterinary Nursing Jobs

Devon - Axminster

Registered Veterinary Nurse Coombefield Veterinary Hospital Coombe Ln, Axminster EX13 5AX, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time or Part Time
Posted on: 15 Sep 2020

RVN required at Coombefield Veterinary Hospital - Axminster, Devon.

Job Description

The Role

We are looking forward to welcoming two Registered Veterinary Nurses to join our team with one full time vacancy and one part time vacancy due to practice growth and a member of our existing team going onto maternity leave. Days and hours of work can be flexible with working alongside an equal share of out of hours duties not exceeding 1:4 weekends and 1 night duty per week. Time off in lieu is given retrospectively.

We are looking for two nurses who are friendly, confident and who can provide exceptional care to our clients and patients alike. We are a very supportive team who will help you ensure high clinical standards are met and confidence is given in assisting and developing our student veterinary nurses.

About Us

We are a small animal, 1st Opinion, Tier 3 Veterinary Hospital in Devon. We have 2 operating theatres, self-contained dental suite, imaging suite, separate cattery, kennels and isolation wards with Gold standard ISFM cat friendly accreditation. We also have an internal lab, pharmacy and 5 consult rooms with separate dog and cat waiting areas. Our excellent facilities allow our clinical team to deliver veterinary care with a dedicated focus of providing high clinical standards. This is something we take every opportunity in developing and delivering.

Our values are at the heart of how we build our culture and how we treat each other. By acting and behaving in accordance with our values, we achieve better cooperation, communication and create a more positive working environment.

  • We care for animals and people, keep our promises, treat each other with decency and respect.
  • We dare to innovate, encourage entrepreneurial thinking and identify opportunities to succeed in a changing world.
  • We share knowledge, best practice and make decisions based on trust, dialogue, commitment and engagement.

Applicant Requirements

The successful candidates will be RCVS registered. We are looking for someone who will maintain a high standard of inpatient care, assist with surgical procedures and guide and support student VN’s. The ability to communicate with clients and maintain a high professional standard is essential.

Benefits (Subject to pro rata)

  • 20 days paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • 3 days paid CPD leave
  • £550 CPD allowance per annum
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • Service based holiday entitlement increases
  • Birthday leave
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD/training support
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee opinion survey
  • Free uniform in a number of roles
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

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.

Job Ref: BH1474

NEW! Login and apply for this job by sending the advertiser your VetNurse Profile, by clicking the email link below.
Please tell the advertiser you found this job on!