Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse Leeds

Leeds

Vet Seekers

Job summary

Recruiter:
Vet Seekers
Salary:
£21,000 - £24,000 DOE
Posted:
03/10/2019
Job Role:
Trainer Veterinary nurse
Sector:
Animal Health Hospital Small Animal Technical Training Veterinary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Hours:
Full Time
Expiry Date:
31/10/2019

About the job

A busy small animal practice in Leeds are currently recruiting a permanent veterinary Nurse to join their growing team on a full time basis.  The practice is specifically looking for applicants that are enthusiastic, assertive with an excellent grasp of clinical work. This is a very busy 24/7 practice which sees a high demand of case loads so previous clinical experience is essential.

Key Details:

About Them:

  • State of the art facilities
  • Forward thinking professional practice
  • Busy 24/7 practice covering OOH for other practices in the area.
  • Modern practice – bright and spacious with air conditioning
  • Established practice with a large loyal client base
  • Prides itself on providing a high standard of care
  • Has 2 certificate holders and 3 more in training
  • Practice promotes nursing staff to develop their skill set
  • Career development opportunities
  • Varied caseloads each day
  • Small dynamic close-knit team
  • Car Park available on site

About You:

  • You will be confident in all areas of general nursing with excellent technical skills.
  • Ideally you will have clinical experience in a high-volume veterinary practice – the practice is very busy, and all the staff are cross trained so you may be responsible for the patient being admitted right through to them being discharged.
  • You need to be confident in replacing catheters, monitoring and administering aesthetic – supervision will be there, but you will not be micromanaged.
  • There will be a wide range of duties including answering the phone and liaising and education the clients on preventative welfare
  • You must be enthusiastic, dynamic and motivated with a passion for animal welfare.
  • You will be motivated to grow and develop your skill set and knowledge and confident in trying new techniques
  • Excellent communication and customer relation skills are essentials to develop working relationships with clients and fellow staff members.
  • Daily duties will be varied on a rotational basis between theatre, prep, clinics and consultations and ward work.
  • You will work to a high standard of care
  • You will be happy to be flexible as shifts are between 7,30am – 8.30pm so the practice always needs to be covered.

Facilities:

  • Emergency cover
  • Operating Theatre
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Isolation Unit
  • Radiography
  • ECG
  • Hospitalisation facilities
  • Capnography
  • Dental Radiography
  • Blood Pressure Monitor
  • Biochemistry
  • Haematology
  • Electrolyte
  • In-house Laboratory
  • Cat and Dog Hospital Ward
  • Dentistry

Package:

  • Salary: £21,000 – £24,000 DOE
  • Holiday allowance: 4 weeks Plus Bank Holiday
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • CPD: Allowance  
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with high street retailers and restaurants
  • Private healthcare
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
  • Discounts: Discounted veterinary care for your pets
  • Other: Excellent career opportunities and development due to the varied case load
  • More benefits available

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 1 years’ post-grad UK experience

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV. 

Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.

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