Registered Veterinary Nurse for Full Time Role - Rutland, East Midlands


Julie Powell
Our client are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their busy, friendly and progressive Small Animal Hospital.

This is a long-established veterinary hospital on the outskirts of Rutland working from purpose built premises and set in 8.5 acres surrounded by rural countryside.

The team consist of 8 vets, including certificate holders in surgery, medicine, diagnostic imaging and dentistry, plus 14 nurses (8 f/t, 2 night, 2 p/t, 1 student, 1VCA & 1 hospital assistant). They are dedicated, caring and demonstrate high standards of care at all time. The whole team are enthusiastic, approachable and pro-active and as a nurse you will be involved in every area of nursing within this practice, providing high standards of hands-on care, with opportunities for personal development.

The team have extensive hospital facilities and diagnostic equipment in both their equine and small animal departments and offer a complete veterinary service from routine examinations, vaccinations, visits, etc. to specialist surgery with the very latest 'state of the art' equipment. Everyone is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of a wide range of diseases, from flea and tick treatment to more complicated surgeries and a complex variety of investigations.

This is a full time role, working 40 hours per week with 1:10 Saturday nights OOH and 1:10 Saturday & Sunday days.
You will be required to cover varying shift patterns between 7.30am - 8.30pm.
The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, self-motivated and resilient and will enjoy keeping pace with the wide and varied case load. You will be competent and confident in your abilities and preferably have some experience gained from practice.

You can expect a competeitive salary plus;
4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
3 days paid CPD leave
550 CPD allowance per annum
RCVS Membership paid
Service based holiday entitlement increases
VDS cover

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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