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Registered Veterinary Nurse De Montfort Veterinary Hospital Merstow Grn, Evesham WR11 4BH, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Posted on: 3 Aug 2022

Registered Veterinary Nurse required at De Montfort Veterinary Hospital

Job Description

The Role

De Montfort Veterinary Hospital are looking for a registered veterinary nurse to join their skilled team. Ideally, you will have experience in all areas of general nursing such as anaesthesia monitoring, handling/restraining patients, taking blood samples, administering medication, IV catheter care, placing IV catheters and carrying out nurse consultations. However, we will happily consider recent graduates as our fantastic team will be able to provide ample support.

Shifts will total 40 hours per week, where you will cover all aspects of nursing including inpatient care, anaesthesia, theatre nursing, nurse clinics, radiography, lab work and reception. You will also take part in the weekend rota. Emergency out-of-hours care is provided by VetsNow, but you will be required to join the overnight inpatient care rota (additional remuneration paid)

The salary for this role is up to £26,000 depending on experience. 

About Us

We have been offering first opinion services to the pets of Worcestershire for over 60 years and are proud of our hospital status and our high standards of care.
We are an approved centre for vet nurse training and hold an ISFM cat-friendly clinic (gold award) and an RWAF clinic (silver award). We have all the usual up-to-date toys: digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and Idexx analysers and are visited weekly by a diagnostic imaging specialist.

About the Team and Culture

We have a motivated 12-nurse team, 8 being qualified, registered veterinary nurses. We want our nurses to feel valued and give them the freedom to make decisions and share ideas, bringing their nursing knowledge and experience to the team. We encourage individuals to find and develop their areas of interest, for example, we have an ISFM feline specialist nurse and 5 Clinical coaches. There are many opportunities in which to become involved!
We have an experienced team of dedicated and caring Vets, an enthusiastic practice manager and wonderful administrative staff who provide excellent support. We are a very family-friendly team in a happy, positive, and supportive workplace.

Applicant Requirements 

You must be a motivated and enthusiastic individual with a strong work ethic and sense of humour. Above all, you must be reliable and a true team player. A love of baking is advantageous but not essential.

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. Please quote BH6654 when you apply. 

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