Full Time Registered Veterinary Nurse Inpatient Care - Derby


Julie Powell
Our client is looking for a Full Time Registered Veterinary Nurse as an Inpatient Care Nurse within their referral service near Derby.

The clinic offers a range of state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. The diagnostics and treatment are second to none and they have many highly trained and experienced nurses to ensure that patients receive the very best treatment. They offer both primary care and specialist-led referral service in a range of disciplines, and due to an increasing caseload, they are able to offer exciting nursing opportunities. All case are interesting and varied and should you wish to work in the hospital, referral experience is not essential as they welcome the opportunity to provide training for the perfect candidates. In return they expect you to be enthusiastic, have an excellent work ethic, team spirit, and a passion for clinical excellence.

This is a full time position joining the First Opinion Inpatient Care Team, working alongside the Inpatient Care Vets and Nurses to ensure they all deliver high standards of care. Working with the team, you will be responsible for coordinating and assisting with inpatient procedures, discharges, nursing care, and communicating with patient owners. The role provides an excellent opportunity to develop bonds with both patients and owners as well as the ability to provide ongoing care and support post-discharge. Caring for each patient individually, you will help assist both the inpatient care and procedures nursing teams with the administration of medication, blood sampling, IV catheters placement, feeding tube management and urinary catheters, monitoring sedation and anaesthesia.

Ideally you will be experienced in inpatient care, have good team working skills, hardworking and be able to organise, prioritise and communicate effectively. Experience working in a working in a busy environment, experience with urinary catheters, feeding tubes etc and eager to learn new skills are also advantageous.

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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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.