Experienced RVN to work alongside Referral Veterinary Surgeons - Newport, South Wales


Steph Ward
Our client are looking for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to work alongside their referral veterinary surgeons.

Having 2 practices in the area, one 100% SA first opinion and one an orthopaedic and spinal referral centre you will see many procedures including Hemilaminectomy, TPLO, fracture repairs, lateral suture, arthroscopy, arthrodesis, Laparoscopic speys and many more. The team have up to date equipment including a new ultrasound, DR x-rays, scope (both rigid and flexible) and multiparameter monitoring units.
You will be working with certifcate holders and will complete the general anaesthetic and/or scrub in for orthopaedic and spinal referrals, as well as the occasional first opinion GA or scrubbing in to assist with Laparoscopic speys. The role would also include prepping patients for surgery, cleaning and sterilising orthopaedic kit, assisting with radiography and consultations.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is competent and confident at general anaesthetics, maintaining orthopaedic kit, and someone who can work as part of a team and on their own initiative. You will have a passion for gold standard care and be happy to work closely with the current referral team of nurses and vets.

A competitive salary, dependent upon experience, is on offer along with all the usual benefits.

If this role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.