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£19,780- £24,00 per annum
Blue Cross For Pets
Grimsby, London, United KingdomRegistered Veterinary Nurse, Grimsby animal hospital
Permanent, Full Time 4 days a week
We are one of the UK’s leading rehoming organisations for animals. We support sick, injured and homeless pets and care for more than 40,000 animals every year through our rehoming, veterinary and education programmes.
What is the role?
Do you want to feel that you have really made a difference? Are you looking for a new challenge?
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly, highly qualified and exceptionally accommodating team at our purpose built, fully equipped hospital.
You will work 4 days per week, 8.5 hours on a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and then 12 hours on a Sunday 8am to 8pm. On Sundays, you will be a crucial member of our emergency team which involves triaging emergency cases, assisting the veterinary surgeon with the treatment of emergency cases and the treatment of inpatients.
Out of hours work is shared on a rota. Working hours include a paid lunch hour and additional breaks.
You will have good communication and organisational skills and an ability to stay calm under pressure. A caring and enthusiastic attitude is required together with the ability to work on your own as well as part of a team.
This is an excellent opportunity to further advance and develop your nursing skills in a highly equipped hospital.
What is required?
We are looking for people with the following:
• Fully qualified Veterinary Nurse
• Registered with RCVS
• Confident in all aspects of veterinary nursing
• Demonstrable customer service skills
It would also be great if you had:
• Provision of nursing clinics
• Laboratory skills
• Use of computerised records
What’s in it for me?
Working for Blue Cross is very rewarding; we have been dedicated to helping pets since 1897! We value our brilliant employees and offer competitive benefits including:
• Opportunity to work with a fantastic team and great facilities
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Pension scheme
• Company Sick Pay and life insurance following probationary period
• CPD actively encouraged and allowance offered
Want to know more? Great! We have attached the job description which will provide you with more detailed information.
To apply for this role, all candidates must complete the online application process.
Please be aware that due to the current circumstances with COVID19, interviews will be held via Skype/Microsoft Teams.
To read more about the benefits Blue Cross has to offer, please click on the 'What We Offer' tab or paste the following into your browser: https://jobs.bluecross.org.uk/BlueCross/Benefits
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.
Salary: Salary Range £19,780- £24,00 per annum
Closing Date: 31st July 2020
Address: Grimsby, London, United Kingdom