Lead Veterinary Nurse - Portsmouth Charity Hospital
4 months ago
£27,000 - £27,700
Portsmouth, Hampshire, United KingdomA charity hospital in Portsmouth are looking for an enthusiastic Lead Veterinary Nurse to join support the Head Nurse, through leadership of part of their nursing team.
As Lead Nurse, your time will be split into approximately 80% clinical and 20% management. You will manage up to ten Veterinary Nurses who, support in theatre, provide inpatient care and carry out consults, and maintain the hygiene and cleanliness of the hospital and equipment. You will also deputising for the Head Nurse in periods of absence.
The busy hospital has 7 vets and a fab support team of 7 Vet Nurses, 8 Veterinary Care Assistants and a wonderful reception team. It has recently had a re vamp and has just had its front of house, kennels and consult rooms refurbished and also boasts a new ultrasound machine, endoscopy and new digital X-ray. Caseload is varied- see more in a year than you will in a career!
You will work a 37.5 hour week with no OOHs for a great work life balance.
There are great benefits which include:
Generous salary up to £27k
Excellent CPD funding
Opportunity to perform Schedule 3 surgery with full training and support encouraged
5 weeks holiday per year
Paid bank holidays
For more info, call/text Ellie on 07806685294 or click Apply
Address: Portsmouth, Hampshire, United Kingdom