Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Glaven Veterinary Practice
Up to £29000 which will be dependent on your post qualification experience.
Glaven Veterinary Practice
Holt, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Here at Glaven Veterinary Practice, we are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team on fixed term contract basis to cover maternity leave, with an anticipated start date of mid-June.
You will be joining a team of 6 super RVNs, 1 (soon to be 2) amazing SVNs and 2 awesome VCAs, all of whom are dedicated to patient care and work to support the vets. We benefit from RVNs with special interests in canine and feline behaviour, ECC and breeding. Our nurses are encouraged to participate in all areas of the practice including nurse consults, surgical and medical nursing responsibilities, however we encourage you to develop your specific interests and we would support you if you wanted to undertake further study.
The rota is 40 hours, working five days a week in a range of shift patterns between the hours of 8:00am until 7:00pm. There is no out-of-hours with this role, however nurses participate in the inpatient care rota Monday to Friday alongside the vets. We are flexible with regards rota shifts and would be happy to discuss alternative shift patterns within these hours. The nursing team work a 1 in 7 Saturday morning with the following Friday off in lieu.
We will offer you a competitive salary of up to £29000 which will be dependent on your post qualification experience.
We are located near the North Norfolk coast, in the Georgian town of Holt. Located 40 minutes from the city of Norwich. Local friendly rural practice. Our practice has with fantastic on-site equipment, including dental X-Ray CR and DR System, in-house laboratory, separate cat and dog wards, video endoscope, digital X-Ray, and an E-SAOTE ultrasound scanner.
You would be joining a very friendly team, currently working with a mix of 3 full time vets and 2 regular locum vets, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 Student Veterinary Nurses, 2 Animal Nursing Assistant, 7 Receptionists and 1 Reception/Office Manager and 1 Practice Manager.
We have 2 branches; our main surgery is based in Holt and a smaller branch in Wells-Next-the-Sea. We run Supper Clubs and Wellbeing events for the team and have three mental health first aiders in the team. We are part of the IVC group and if you are already part of this group and are looking to relocate then additional financial benefits are on offer.
We are looking for a confident Registered Veterinary Nurse to join us on a Maternity Cover FTC. You will be RCVS registered & will have excellent communication skills.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
- Increasing holiday based on length of service
- CPD paid days and allowance
- L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
- Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
- Birthday leave is given on top of holiday allowance, which increases after two years
- RCVS Membership paid
- VDS cover
- Discounted veterinary fees
- Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Service-related company sick pay
- Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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. Please use BH4988 as a reference when applying for this role.
Address: Oakland House Old Station Way United Kingdom, Holt, Norfolk, United Kingdom