Full Time Consult Registered Veterinary Nurse near Newcastle Under Lyme


Julie Powell
Our client is a busy practice based near Newcastle Under Lyme. Due to continued growth they are now looking for a Full Time Consult Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them.

The clinic has a varied caseload, with a dedicated consultation room which you will make your own and bring new ideas to the practice. They currently have 2 Veterinary Surgeons, 4 Veterinary Nurses, 1 Student Veterinary Nurse and 5 Client Care Coordinators in the team.

The client provides many stand out benefits, not just a generous annual leave allowance – paid donation days, wellbeing days, CPD days, paternity leave, birthday off, and more.

• Increasing holiday based on length of service
• Five fully paid days to volunteer for a charity of your choice
• Focus on employee wellbeing with fully paid wellbeing days issued
• 3 days paid CPD leave with a 600 CPD allowance per annum, alongside the opportunity for fully funded certificates.
• Enhanced family friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/share parental and surrogacy pay

The role would suit a candidate that has experience in a Small Animal Practice, is RCVS registered and has a passion to deliver great clinical quality and a fantastic client service. This consult nurse role gives you the responsibility of running your own nurse consults and utilising your skills to deal with a range of clients and appointments. This may include vaccinations, wound management, health checks, worming and flea control, micro-chipping, post-operative checks, nail clipping, neutering advice and life stage health checks. Consult Nurses will also have the opportunity to support veterinary surgeons with operations and new cases.

You must be:
• RCVS registered
• Competent and confident with Schedule 3 under vet direction
• Great communication skills
• The organisation skills and proactive nature to drive, lead and coordinate nurse clinics
• Demonstratable experience with nurse consults, and therefore confident with all aspects of general consultations
• Experience of designing and implementing Nurse Clinics in a previous practice will be advantageous but not essential

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

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