Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Clifton Veterinary Practice
Up to £28,000 FTE depending on experience
Clifton Veterinary Practice
Clifton, Bristol, United Kingdom
Clifton Veterinary Practice has an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join their friendly team! No two days are the same here and the successful candidate will carry out general nursing duties including;
- Inpatient care
- Blood sampling
- Day to day care of inpatients
This is a permanent part-time position ideally working 3 days per week. We can be flexible with this but would be looking for cover Monday, Thursday, and Friday with 2 days working 8:30 am – 6:30 pm and 1 day 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.
In return, you will not have to work any out of hours or weekends and we will offer you a competitive salary of up to £28,000 FTE depending on experience!
We are a 100% small animal practice based in Clifton, Bristol within walking distance of the iconic suspension bridge and the city centre. Bristol has great links to the south-west and provides something for everyone, with our vibrant city-life and our proximity to the stunning countryside.
The practice is equipped with facilities including x-ray, dental x-ray, in-house lab, ultrasound, and endoscopy. We also have blood pressure monitoring and pulse oximetry for anaesthetic monitoring. We aim for the highest levels of care for all of our patients and complete a wide range of first opinion surgery, where we can, we work up cases and carry out referral surgery in-house too. Our fantastic team is made up of three vets, two nurses, one nursing assistant, and three reception/administrative staff. Within the team, we have a Certificate Holder in Ophthalmology and one member of staff studying for their certificate in surgery.
Our ideal candidate is a qualified Nurse who is dedicated to working to a high standard in first opinion care. Experience in anaesthesia and animal handling is essential. The ability to work within a small team, to help/take blood samples and perform vaccine clinics, post-op checks, and monitoring procedures would be advantageous.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
- Increasing holiday based on length of service
- CPD paid days and allowance
- L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
- Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
- Birthday leave
- RCVS Membership paid
- VDS cover
- Discounted veterinary fees
- Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Service-related company sick pay
- Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
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 BH6939 as a reference when applying for this role.
Address: 28 St Pauls Road, Clifton, Bristol, United Kingdom