Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse Clapham London
2 months ago
£22,288 - £25,284 pro rata
London, London, United KingdomWe are recruiting for a registered Veterinary Nurse to join a practice in Clapham London. This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week with a 1:4 weekend rota. The practice is a busy 3 Vet practice with a Head Nurse, an SVN and 2 client care assistants.
The practice performs a large number of procedures including cardiac scans and endoscopy and is fully equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment including Ultrasound, endoscope, laparoscopic stack system for key hole surgery and a full in house laboratory.
The practice provides a high standard of clinical care and pride themselves on having staff members who stand apart from the rest and have a real passion and vision for how they work. They provide ongoing training and support to all team members through dedicated training centres.
Two of the Vets within the practice are certificate holding Veterinary Surgeons in cardiology and endo-surgery.
About the role.
The role offers 40 hours per week with a 1:4 weekend rota with time off in lieu after working a weekend. there is a bank holiday rota and on call rota which is shared between all the nurses across the region so is very generous. The practice provides a supportive and friendly environment and due to the nature of cases seen there is opportunity for the RVN to develop their skills and knowledge. It is important that the Nurse has excellent communication skills and be able to build client relationships easily. They must be passionate about animal welfare and ideally be aware and have an understanding about duties that can not be undertaken by PCAs or student nurses.
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full time Monday – Friday Full time
Weekends: 1:4 weekend rota
Sole Charge: None
Branch work: Yes across three branches
Computer System: Bespoke system
Consultations: 15 Minutes
Team: 3 Vet, Head Nurse, SVN and 2 client care assistance.
Large community of highly skilled Veterinary Professionals
Committed, forward thinking and deliver clinical excellence
Offers continual training with professional development along with a dedicated training centre
Provides advanced Veterinary diagnostic equipment including MRI Machines and state of the art operating theatres
Career progression opportunities available
Provides continual ongoing training to ensure personal growth and development
Provides state of the art diagnostic equipment
You must have a friendly and compassionate attitude and be always approachable
You will be ambitious to continue with further education and training
You will be forward thinking, motivated, passionate with a genuine interest in animal welfare
You must be motivated and passionate about your work and share this and promote this ethos with other members of staff
You will enjoy working as part of a team
You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare
You will consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care
You will be caring, adaptable, hardworking, and reliable
You will have excellent communication and customer interfacing skills
The practice is fully equipped with all the latest diagnostic equipment and there is a wide range of state-of-the-art services available including:
Salary: £22,288 - £25,284 pro rata
Holiday allowance: 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
Workplace Pension Scheme
CPD: £300 allowance plus 2 days to attend
Access to a learning and development platform
Access to employee assist programme
Internal courses available ongoing
Attendance bonus schemes
Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
Exclusive company discounts and rewards scheme
• RCVS registered and qualified
• Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
• Excellent communication skills
• 1 years’ post-grad UK experience
What happens next?
If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV.
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