Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Coombefield Veterinary Hospital In Axminster, Devon
3 weeks ago
£21,000 - £27,000
Coombefield Veterinary Hospital
Axminster, Devon, United KingdomDue to practice growth, we are looking forward to welcome a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team. Days and hours of work can be flexible with working alongside an equal share of out of hours duties not exceeding 1:4 weekends and 1 night duty per week. Time off in lieu is given retrospectively. We are looking for a nurse who are friendly, confident and who can provide exceptional care to our clients and patients alike. We are a very supportive team who will help you ensure high clinical standards are met and confidence is given in assisting and developing our student veterinary nurses. Depending on experience we can offer a salary range between £21,000 - £27,000 basic pay per annum with overtime and duties worked paid on top.
We are a small animal, 1st Opinion, Tier 3 Veterinary Hospital in Devon. We have 2 operating theatres, self-contained dental suite, imaging suite, separate cattery, kennels and isolation wards with Gold standard ISFM cat friendly accreditation. We also have an internal lab, pharmacy and 5 consult rooms with separate dog and cat waiting areas. Our excellent facilities allow our clinical team to deliver veterinary care with a dedicated focus of providing high clinical standards. This is something we take every opportunity in developing and delivering. Our values are at the heart of how we build our culture and how we treat each other. By acting and behaving in accordance with our values, we achieve better cooperation, communication and create a more positive working environment. We care for animals and people, keep our promises, treat each other with decency and respect. We dare to innovate, encourage entrepreneurial thinking and identify opportunities to succeed in a changing world. We share knowledge, best practice and make decisions based on trust, dialogue, commitment and engagement.
The successful candidate will be RCVS registered. We are looking for someone who will maintain a high standard of inpatient care, assist with surgical procedures and guide and support student veterinary nurses. The ability to communicate with clients and maintain a high professional standard is essential.
Benefits (pro rata):
• 4 weeks 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 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.
Address: Coombe Lane, Axminster, Devon, United Kingdom