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Fixed Term Part Time Registered Veterinary Nurse Bedlington Northumberland - Maternity Cover

2 months ago

£21,000 - £24,000 Pro Rata

Vet Seekers

David Maclellan

Bedlington, Northumberland, United Kingdom

A small Animal practice in Bedlington are recruiting a part time Registered Veterinary Nurse to cover a Maternity leave. This role offers between 18-20 Hours per week with a 1:3 Weekend rota.

They require an RVN with a good level of general nursing experience, excellent customer service skills with a friendly and down to earth attitude.

The role involves all aspects of general nursing from greeting clients and dealing with bookings, to assisting the vet in surgeries, administering medications, looking after in patients and adhering to practice policies and protocols.

Key Details:

Type: Small Animal
Hours: Mondays – Friday 9am – 6pm 18-20 hours per week
Weekends: 1:3 - Saturday 9am – 12pm
OOH: None
Sole Charge: None
Computer System: RX Works
Consultations: 10 Minutes
Team: 2 Vet 2 RVN and support team

About Them:
Bright and spacious practice with air conditioning and all modern facilities
Supportive and friendly practice
CPD is actively encouraged and supported
Offers excellent career development opportunities
Excellent reputation within the community
Is passionate about delivering a high standard of clinical care

About You:

You will have excellent all-round nursing skills.
You will be fun and hard working and work well within a team.
You will work to deliver a high standard of clinical care and have a can-do attitude!
You will have a motivated and passionate attitude
You will have strong organisational skills
You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare including preventative healthcare
You will have excellent communications skills and be able to develop working relationships with clients and fellow members of staff


Emergency cover
Operating Theatre
Digital X-Ray
Isolation UnitIsolation Unit
Blood Pressure Monitor
In-house Laboratory
Pet Passport
Hospital Ward


Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 Pro Rata
Holiday allowance: 4 Weeks
Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
CPD: Additional training is actively encouraged – CPD support / funding of certificates for the right candidates - Negotiable
Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with high street retailers and restaurants
Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
Partnership: Possible future partnership opportunities available for the right person
Uniform: Branded uniform provided
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.

T: 0333 014 7374



Office hours are 8.30am – 6.00pm or email us outside of these hours and we will respond ASAP.

Vet Seekers act as an employment business and an employment agency for the supply of Locum and permanent staff for the veterinary industry throughout the UK and overseas.

Tel: 0333 0147374
Address: Bedlington, Northumberland, United Kingdom

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