Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Wheelhouse Vet Centre In Chesham, Buckinghamshire
1 week ago
Wheelhouse Veterinary Centre
Chesham, Buckinghamshire, United KingdomAn opportunity is now available for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our wonderful Wheelie family! This is a full time role (40 hours per week) including a 1:5 weekend rotation. The out of hours cover is currently very minimal being an evening on call until 9pm Mon – Fri and Saturday and Sunday on call are covered by an external out of hours provider.
We are a fully equipped and modernised RCVS accredited practice striving to achieve the highest standard of veterinary care in South Buckinghamshire. We have surgeries in Chesham, Chalfont St Giles, Amersham and Beaconsfield. We have a committed clinical team with many vets and nurses holding or engaged in postgraduate qualifications as the practice combines first opinion with an internal referral service. Responsibility and specialism are strongly encouraged in order to develop further opportunities and skills to the practice and personally. We have a strong focus on job satisfaction with a number of employee perks.
The successful candidate will require competence and confidence in all areas of nursing in a primary care practice. You would also need to be kind, considerate, positive, and happy to use your initiative. We pride ourselves on being forward thinking and maintaining a high standard of veterinary care. Our nurses are held in high regard and are given the opportunity to use the skills they have learnt in all aspects of their job.
Benefits (pro rata):
• 20 days 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
• 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 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.
Address: Amersham Rd, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom