Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Belmont Vets In Hereford, Herefordshire
£22,000 - £26,000
Hereford, Herefordshire, United Kingdom
The role consists of a 37.5hour week over 5 days with a 1:5 on call weekend rota and 1 night per week. The shift patterns vary between 7.30am and 7pm. Salary range £22,000 - £26,000 depending on experience.
We are looking for a nurse who is a good communicator, enthusiastic and motivated with the passion and commitment to drive the practice forward and work within our team of 9 qualified RVN's, 1 SVN's and 1 ANA.
Our nurses are involved in all aspects of veterinary nursing work including; nurse clinics, anaesthetic monitoring, x-rays, in-patient care and laboratory work.
An exciting opportunity for a veterinary nurse to join our single site, small animal practice in beautiful Hereford. As a practice we endeavour to set high standards and keep up with new developments to give the best possible patient care and excellent service to our clients, as such we are a RCVS accredited practice.
We are a nurse training practice and run a variety of nurse clinics including senior/puppy checks and weight management. We have a friendly and welcoming team with many long standing nurses who began as volunteers and went on to train with us who now hold senior positions.
We conduct many routine surgeries in house whilst working closely with our local Cats Protection Clinic and have a visiting orthopaedic specialist and ultrasonographer that attend the practice regularly, as well as a few of our own vets completing certificates in Cardiology, Surgery and Oncology.
We have our own in-house Idexx biochemistry and haematology analysers along with standard diagnostic laboratory equipment, digital x-ray, multi parameter anaesthetic monitoring machine, ultrasound and ECG.
To be successful in this role you will need to be a qualified RVN however we are willing to accept a confident second year student nurse. You will be motivated, flexible, able to work autonomously and have great communication skills. The ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment and prioritise workloads is essential. You must also be able to work well within a close team.
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
· 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: 94 Belmont Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, United Kingdom