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Oswestry - Maesbury Road Industrial Estate

Registered Veterinary Nurse Brownlow Vets in Oswestry, Shropshire Maesbury Rd, Maesbury Road Industrial Estate, Oswestry SY10 8HA, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time or Part Time
Posted on: 12 May 2022

Registered Veterinary Nurse required at Brownlow Vets in Oswestry

Job Description

The Role

Here at Brownlow Vets, we are on the lookout for a full time and a part-time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team! The candidate’s responsibilities will include anaesthetic monitoring, nursing consultations, reception work, assisting the Vets and schedule 3 work.

The full-time role will include working with inpatients on an overnight rota but no phones. The rota is 40 hours per week over 4.5 days with 1:6 weekend inpatient cover, including Saturday surgery 8.30-5:00 pm and 1:6 Saturday mornings 8.30-1:00 pm. There is a share of a weeknight inpatient rota on a 1:5 basis.
The part-time role will include working 25 hrs per week over 3 days with 1:2 Saturday mornings 8.30-1:00 pm. No inpatient rota is needed for this position.

The salary will be in the region of £24,000 FTE depending on experience.

About Us

We are not far from Snowdonia National Park, the outdoor adventure capital of North Wales and home to the world’s fastest zip line. Oswestry itself is a lovely Shropshire market town with great links to bigger cities such as Chester, Shrewsbury and Manchester as well as the great outdoors.
At the practice we have all the usual gadgets and work to a high standard of veterinary care. We have two certificate holders, medical and surgical. 
We are a small animal team of 6 FTE Vets, supported by Registered Veterinary Nurses and student Vet Nurses, ANAs and a very experienced client care/ reception team.
We pride ourselves on great client care and communication!
We are looking for a team member to add to our already experienced team with scope for specialisation and support in further training to expand career opportunities!

Applicant Requirements

We will be looking for someone experienced, but we are happy to support a recently qualified Nurse who is looking to expand their skills in a supportive busy practice. They must also be a great communicator, have a positive attitude, are keen to learn and expand skills and are a Team player!

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata

  • Increasing holiday 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 focussed on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

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 BH5419 when you apply. 

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