Full Time Registered Veterinary Nurse - near Bristol Salary up to £29,500

Location Bristol
Discipline: Small Animal Veterinary Nurse
Contact name: Julie Powell

Contact email: julie@brightleaf.co.uk
Job ref: 7645
Published: about 1 month ago

Our client is a well-established and well-respected practice with two branches in South East Bristol. They have ICFM awards for both branches, and frequently get nominated for and sometimes win, the Petplan best staff member or practice.

They have the usual equipment such as endoscope, ultrasound, dental machine and x-ray and cosy separated cattery and kennels for their day patients. The main surgery, where the registered veterinary nurses are based is on a bus route from the centre of Bristol and they are 15 minutes’ walk from Temple Meads train Station.

There are five vets, a Head RVN, four registered veterinary nurses, dedicated reception team and a finance administrator, all working with support from the practice manager and clinical director. They have been a nursing training practice for over ten years and many of the nurses that train stay with for a long time. They are a relaxed yet hard-working and supportive team, with high standards of care expected for each other, the clients and the patients.

Your day-to-day duties will include; nursing of valuable patients, preparing patients for ops, monitoring anaesthesia, assisting with x-rays, endoscopy, ultrasound and dentals.

This is a full-time position working 37.5 hours per week over five days a week with varying shifts, but you will have your rota a week in advance. You will be required to work 1:4 Saturdays, but there is no Sunday work required as Vets Now cover the emergency and out-of-hours care.

The successful candidate will have had some experience working in a small animal practice. They actively encourage CPD, and funding can be applied for suitable courses.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to juliep@brightleaf.co.uk or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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