Full Time Small Animal Registered Veterinary Nurse - near Birmingham


Julie Powell
Our client has a group of practices in the Birmingham area and are looking for a Full Time Small Animal Registered veterinary Nurse to join their team.

The group has been established for over 25 years and prides themselves on being a friendly, compassionate, progressive group. There have 9 branches across the West Midlands, East Midlands and Staffordshire. The clinic is a purpose-built practice and provides a spacious, light and airy perfect working environment. They have large bright consultation rooms, theatre, prep room, x-ray room and separate cattery and kennels, digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscope and in-house lab. ISFM cat friendly clinic.

They have a loyal client base and the practice is highly trusted within the local community for providing exceptional veterinary care. The dedicated, friendly, experienced team pride themselves on providing the best care for pet and client alike. The practice have facilities and resources to enable our staff to work in a low stress, well organised, supportive, friendly, family feel atmosphere. Maintaining a good working environment, staff wellbeing and job satisfaction for all staff is of high importance to them.

There is the opportunity for developing and growing your skills in any area that is of special interest to you. They actively encourage certificates, offering funding and support to team members. Many of the vets and nurses hold or are engaged in postgraduate qualifications. You will have the support and knowledge from experienced colleagues within the group in such fields as Exotics, Feline Care, Emergency and critical care, behaviour, Orthopaedic surgery, Imagery, Ophthalmology and a visiting cardiologist.

There is lovely, friendly team of 3 Vets, 6 Nurses and 2 receptionists. They endeavour to ensure that the practices have some down time, whether it be closing the doors for a couple of hours for coffee and cake, a meal out or bowling. They work very closely with local charities and the community, sponsoring the towns junior football team, visiting local schools to talk about working in a Vet practice and often host fund raising events from dog shows and fetes at the Brocksood Animal Sanctuary to coffee mornings in practice.

You will be working with a fantastic team in all aspects of veterinary nursing including theatre, anaesthesia, radiography, patient care, nurse clinics, there will be minimal reception work included. They believe nurses should be nurses, utilising their experience, skills and knowledge. You will be actively encouraged to bring new ideas to the practice and develop your skills.

The role is a permanent, full-time position based on a 4-day week with a regular day off and share of the weekend rota. No OOH’s. You will be a compassionate, confident, enthusiastic, naturally caring disposition, forward thinking, good team player and proactive nurse. The candidate must be able to work on their own initiative with a genuine heart for animal welfare and have excellent all-round nursing and communication skills with the want to further develop to their full potential. It is important that the candidate is passionate about providing gold standard patient and client care.

We ask our RVN’s to help with training student nurses so a clinical coach or willing to train would be preferred. This role would be suitable for someone wishing to advance their career who is either studying towards an advanced certificate or would like to do so and increase their skillset.

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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