Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Ashcrofts Vets, Frodsham, Cheshire.
1 year ago
Ashcroft Veterinary Surgery
Frodsham, Cheshire, United Kingdom
We have an exciting opportunity for a part time Registered Veterinary nurse to join our friendly team at Ashcroft Vets in Cheshire.
This is a part-time role working a 20 hour week over 2 days, between 8am and 8pm, however with working hours we can be flexible.
The role requires working 1 in 7 Saturdays from 9am – 5pm which will be paid as overtime. We are closed on Sundays and Bank holidays plus there will be no out of hours required for this role.
We are a friendly, customer service focused practice located in Frodsham in the beautiful Cheshire Countryside. Close to Chester, Liverpool and the M56 motorway, we attract clients from far and wide. We are equipped with digital X-ray, Ultrasound and in house laboratory with Idexx Lasercyte, Catalyst and Snapshot. We are an extremely busy practice with a large client base, with nearly 2,000 pets on our Pet Health club.
About the role
Whether on ward, surgery, admitting and discharging patients, nurse clinics or assisting the vets in prep/consult, your day will be challenging but enjoyable! We pride ourselves on our patient and customer care and supporting the reception team is essential by answering the telephone and assisting with customer queries.
About the Team
We have 7 vets (6 full time and 1 part time), currently 5 RVN's (3 full time and 2 part time) and 2 ANA's (Full time).
We pride ourselves on our high standard of patient and client care and will always try to go that extra mile to help and support other members of the team, clients, and patients alike.
The ideal candidate would be an experienced RVN, preferably from a small animal background, comfortable with all aspects of veterinary nursing and confident dealing with clients on a regular basis. We are looking for someone with a passion for patient and client care, who can multitask with ease and is flexible in day-to-day responsibilities. We would be looking to pay a minimum salary of £25,000 Pro rata for an RVN with one or more years’ experience but would accept applications from new graduates and less experienced Vet nurses.
Benefits subject to pro rata:
• Relocation allowance up to £5,000
• Welcome bonus up to £1,500
• 4 weeks paid holiday, plus bank holidays
• Up to 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 LGBT+ 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. When applying for this position please quote job reference BH2892.
Tel: 07977 242 401
Address: 59 Main Street, Frodsham, Cheshire, United Kingdom