Veterinary Nurse - Margate
2 weeks ago
Margate, Kent, United KingdomVeterinary Nurse - Margate
£22,556 - £25,005 per annum
40 hours per week (part-time opportunities will also be considered)
Full Time, Permanent
Pets and people at the heart of what we do.
We are proud to be one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations. Our fantastic people have a genuine affinity with our cause which empowers them to make a positive difference to the world we live in every single day! Join the team and find out what it’s like to be in the Top 100!
About the Role:
We are looking to recruit either a full time or part time Qualified Veterinary Nurse who will provide a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst promoting pet wellbeing, supporting Veterinary Surgeons to deliver preventive services and to treat sick and injured pets of eligible clients.
Working as part of a team that supports in theatre, provides inpatient care and carries out consults, admissions and discharges, our Veterinary Nurses are also involved in dispensing medication, encouraging financial contributions from clients and maintaining the hygiene and cleanliness of the hospital and equipment.
Our Margate clinic first opened in 2014 and is a trail blazer for the organisation, trialling and developing projects for a brighter future. We have a passionate team dedicated to pet welfare and providing an excellent service for our clients and our concessionary service with the added bonus of a beautiful golden beach just 10 minutes walk away.
We also offer great benefits which include (pro-rata for part-time roles):
Allocated CPD funding of 15 hours
Opportunity to perform Schedule 3 surgery with full training and support encouraged
Excellent career opportunities/development
40 hr working week
5 weeks holiday per year
Paid bank holidays
Life assurance 4 x annual salary
Contributory pension scheme
The successful candidate will be a Qualified RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse, expected to keep your professional knowledge updated by taking part in continuous professional development and will be committed to the vision and mission of PDSA.
The closing date for this vacancy may be brought forward should we receive sufficient candidates.
*Please note that this vacancy has an extended closing date so we may not be able to respond to you as promptly as we normally would. We will be in touch ASAP, thank you for your patience.
PDSA is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, adults at risk and all our colleagues and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.
To support this commitment, our recruitment & selection processes are robust and rigorous and all appointments will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate background checks
Address: 292 Northdown Road, Margate, Kent, United Kingdom