Capable RVN With Anaesthesia Bias Required
3 months ago
From £24,000 RVN / £28,000 RVN Adv Cert/Diploma
Elham Valley Referrals
Canterbury, Kent, United KingdomOne of our lovely RVNs is off to pastures new in the Spring, and so we need to find an RVN with a passion for anaesthesia & analgesia, and gold standard patient care to join our close knit team.
3 full days (8.5hr shifts) Wednesday, Thursday & Friday would be ideal, however a full time (40hr) vacancy is available for the right candidate if desired.
We are a dedicated Ophthalmology referral centre seeing dogs, cats & the occasional rabbit. Our nurses are well respected for their role & expertise, and CPD is encouraged & funded in relevant areas. We currently have 2 nurses awaiting certification for the NCert Anaesthesia with Improve International. Annual RCVS registration fee funded, as is Nurse membership of the Association of Veterinary Anaesthetists (after probationary period).
The clinic is currently open 9am - 5.30pm, Monday to Friday, though we are planning to extend opening hours to offer later appointments & Saturday mornings at some future date. Flexibility to cover holiday & sickness would be beneficial. On call is for weekends only (no week nights) and anticipated to be a 1:4 for ophthalmic emergency referrals only.
Full training will be provided & you do not need prior experience of referral nursing. Student VNs nearing the end of their training are welcome to apply.
Salary is dependent on experience, length of qualification & further training.
If you would like further information on the position, please contact our Head RVN Debbie on 01303 840499 or email Debbie@elhamvalley.com To apply for the position, please email your CV & a covering letter to our Practice Manager Katherine Elks - Debbie@elhamvalley.com
Closing date: 31st January 2020
Tel: 01303 840499
Address: 24 Barham Business Park, Elham Valley Road, Barham, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom