Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Avenue Vets, Grantham.
1 week ago
Avenue Veterinary Centre, Grantham
Grantham, Lincolnshire, United KingdomThe Role
We are looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team of 5 nurses at Avenue Veterinary Centre. The days are varied, duties include kennel work, theatre, consults and lab work which is on rota basis. The practice is at an exciting stage where we are embarking on our RCVS Accreditation journey so input into this project would be very useful. We provide our own OOH to our clients and therefore you would be required to partake in the OOH rota which is 1:5 nights and 1:5 weekends.
• Daytime shifts (8:30am-4:30pm) 3 days a week, (8:30am-6:30pm) 1 day and OOH
and 1 day (8:00am-4:00pm)
• OOH 1:5 nights
• 1:5 weekends (Friday off following working weekend)
We are a traditional mixed animal practice in the historic town of Grantham in Lincolnshire. We have a lovely spacious practice with modern facilities, and we would like someone who is very much a team player to join us. We are a young, fun and progressive team of 10 vets and 5 nurses, with lots of support for anyone wanting to pursue a particular interest. Under normal working conditions individuals take on different roles within the team, some are very sociable and spend time together away from work and others have very fulfilled lives away from work making for a very diverse and dynamic team.
The ideal candidate would be experienced, competent, motivated and have a positive attitude. There is always support for anyone wanting to expand their skills and knowledge base. Experience with the RCVS PSS scheme would be desirable along with the ability to offer help with clinical coaching, although not essential.
We offer a generous package, competitive salary as well as an excellent CPD allowance with fantastic training opportunities offered through IVC.
• 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.
Job Ref: BH2521
Address: 35 Avenue Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom