Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Glaven Veterinary Practice
6 months ago
up to £32,000 DOE
Glaven Veterinary Practice
Holt, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Here at Glaven Veterinary Practice, we are looking to recruit an additional Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team! You will be working alongside 6 super, registered veterinary nurses, 2 student veterinary nurses and soon-to-be 2 veterinary care assistants, all of whom are dedicated to patient care and work to support the vets. Our nurses are encouraged to participate in all areas of the practice including nurse consults, and 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. Special interest in canine and feline behaviour, ECC and breeding would be a benefit to us.
You will work 40 hours across 5 days per week, between 8 am – 7 pm. The nursing team currently work a 1:7 Saturday morning with the following Friday off in lieu, however this is expected to change to 1:8 in the future. 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 happy to offer a flexible shift pattern and hours can be discussed.
We will offer you a competitive salary of up to £32,000 which will be dependent on your post qualification experience.
We are a local, friendly and rural practice located near the North Norfolk coast, in the Georgian town of Holt, just 40 minutes from the city of Norwich. Our practice has with fantastic on-site equipment, including a 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.
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. You would be joining a very friendly team, currently working with a mix of 3 full-time vets and 2 regular locum vets, 7 Receptionists, 1 Reception/Office Manager and 1 Practice Manager.
We are looking for a confident Registered Veterinary Nurse to join us permanently. You will be registered with RCVS and have excellent communication skills. We would welcome applications from nurses who enjoy supporting clients through consults or possibly have an interest in Schedule 3.
Because our employees matter
We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
- 6.6 weeks annual leave
- Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
- Your birthday as a paid day off
- Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
- Private Medical Insurance
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
- Non-accidental injury support
- £550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
- Certificate support
- Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
- Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
- All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
- Infection Prevention and Control Programme
- Quality Improvement Programme
- Professional Memberships
- VDS cover
- RCVS fees
- Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
- Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
- Discounted staff pet care
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 quote BH7112 when you apply.
Address: Holt, Norfolk, United Kingdom