Referral Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Rowe Veterinary Referrals In Bradley Stoke, Bristol
Rowe Veterinary Referrals
Stoke, Bristol, United Kingdom
We are looking for a Multidisciplinary Referral Nurse to join our friendly nursing team on a full-time basis. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your clinical skills within a well-supported environment, across a variety of disciplines such as Soft Tissue surgery, Orthopaedics, Internal Medicine, Dentistry, Ophthalmology, Neurology and Diagnostic Imaging.
You’ll join a close-knit team of RVNs where you will rotate through these different referral disciplines, and work closely with your patients from prep, through anaesthesia and recovery before being hospitalised on-site with our dedicated out of hours team. The role will heavily involve anaesthesia, theatre, dentistry, diagnostic imaging and endoscopy, so would be perfectly suited to someone with an interest in these areas.
Our patients are looked after by dedicated, compassionate nurses and nursing assistants who strive to ensure our patients are looked after as if they were our own. Our fully equipped dedicated referrals suite offers the highest standard of surgical and diagnostic facilities, to ensure the best possible standards of care for our patients.
This is a full-time position working 40hrs per week, with 1:6 weekends on-call for inpatient care and some administrative tasks which is paid as overtime.
We are offering a generous salary up to £31,000 p.a. dependent on your level of nursing experience.
Rowe Referrals is an expert veterinary second opinion service, providing referral services to the South West. We have a number of specialists across a range of disciplines within our North Bristol-based referral hospital.
Rowe Referrals is unique due to our niche set up. The referral department has its own dedicated diagnostic and surgical equipment and facilities. The small nursing team all carry the same ethos for exemplary nursing care and work with highly qualified and experienced clinicians to provide gold standard care for our patients.
Our team are supportive and welcoming, and all the clinicians work together to provide a truly multi-disciplinary approach so that patients can be offered an exceptional level of care. The dedicated Referral nursing team are talented and flexible, and work across all the disciplines that Rowe offers.
We are looking for an experienced, flexible Registered Veterinary Nurse who possesses the ability to be forward thinking, empathetic and demonstrate exemplary teamwork. Referral nursing experience is not necessary as full training will be provided but advanced anaesthesia would be of an advantage.
Benefits (subject to pro rata)
• 28 days paid annual leave
• 3 days paid CPD leave
• £550 CPD allowance per annum
• RCVS Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• VDS cover
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• CPD/training support
• Paid bereavement leave
• Company sick pay
• Employee opinion survey
• Free uniform in a number of roles
• Annual pay reviews
• Social events
• Academy & Leadership courses
• Focus on employee wellbeing
• Relocation packages
• Career progression opportunities
• Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please use BH4674 as a reference when applying for the role.
Address: Ferndene Bradley, Stoke, Bristol, United Kingdom