Full Time Small Animal Registered Veterinary Nurse - near Folkestone


Julie Powell
This brand new, stunning new build practice on the Kent coast with up-to-date facilities which include ultrasound, 2 x capnography, dental x-rays. They are now looking for a Full Time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them.

The practice has 4 Veterinary Surgeons with 26 years’ experience between them (3.25 FTE). They have 7 nurses; 6 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 1 student, all are passionate about their work, have a wealth of experience, and run their own consults. They have 4 receptionists (3 of them have been with them forever). They know most of the clients and have a great rapport with them. There are 2 practice managers who are happy to arrange your referrals, fill out your insurance forms, and generally make your life as easy as they can. They have visiting specialists in the practice for orthopedics and heart problems. The nurses have their own consult room from which they run successful nurse clinics. They are close to the highspeed link to London and the Channel Tunnel is on the doorstep. The best of both worlds, we are close to the sea and the North Downs.

The successful applicant will assist the Veterinary Surgeon with the day-to-day running of a busy Veterinary practice and have great clinical exposure during their varied working day. The current rota is 4 days one week and 4.5 the next, working a 39-hour week. Saturday mornings 2:6 and work over the hours of 8:30 am to 13:30 pm. There are no out of hours for this position. The client are open to all levels of experience, due to being able to support all applicants – however, you must be a qualified RVN. They ask that you have a committed approach to your work accompanied by a positive can-do attitude. You must be a great communicator and team player with an excellent bedside manner.

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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