Weekend Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At ICR Vets, Loanhead.
3 weeks ago
ICR Vets, Loanhead
Loanhead, Midlothian, United KingdomThe Role
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team here at ICR. The position is to mainly to provide consultations at our weekend clinics, along with some general nursing duties to include ward nursing, anaesthesia monitoring, patient preparation for surgery, basic lab work and pharmacy duties. Our Nurses are fully utilised in practice and we always strive to support their development through practical skill training, in house CPD and external CPD training and courses.
• Shifts are Saturday and Sunday (8:30am to 6:00pm)
• There is Vet and Nurse on call during the day for emergencies (medical or surgical)
• No OOHs/lates as we have our own dedicated night team
We are an enthusiastic team who have a strong drive to improve practice standards and clinical excellence. We are all keen to work together and bring our practice onwards and upwards as a team. We believe we are a pretty fun place to work, come and visit us for a tour and meet the team (following current Covid guidelines!)
Our Nurse team consists of 18 Nurses, some with Cert VN ECC awards, others sitting mixtures of behaviour and medical certifications, we are always learning and are keen to support this. We have over 16 Vets, many currently undertaking certificates in medicine, emergency, surgery and diagnostics. Recently we welcomed a dermatology specialist to the team and have developed our Exotics service with the recent addition of an Exotics Vet.
The successful applicant must be RCVS registered with previous experience gained in a similar small animal practice setting. Full training will be provided and tailored to the needs of the individual. We offer an induction programme which includes access to amazing CPD for Nurses who have graduated within the last 12 months.
• 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.
When applying for this position please quote job reference BH2753.
Address: 44 Fountain Place, Loanhead, Midlothian, United Kingdom