Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Kingfisher Veterinary Practice In Crewkerne, Somerset
2 months ago
Kingfisher Veterinary Practice
Crewkerne, Somerset, United KingdomWe are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our dedicated and friendly nursing team. As part of the team in a first opinion practice, the role includes general nursing duties, nurse clinics, monitoring anaesthetics and supporting Vets consulting. This is a full time position of 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday with a share of Saturday morning rota cover. The role also includes participation in night and weekend on call at/or better than a 1 in 10 basis.
We are a first opinion practice set in the beautiful Somerset countryside. Our 4 branches are very well equipped and we can offer our clients ophthalmology referral internally as well as access to a visiting orthopaedic specialist.
This role forms part of an experienced and dedicated team of 11 Vets and 22 Nurses in addition to our Reception and support colleagues. We are a training Practice and are keen to support and develop newly Graduated Vets and Student VNs as they embark on their careers.
We are looking for a qualified VN to join our friendly team. The rural location means that being a car driver is essential.
Benefits (subject to pro rata)
• 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.
Please quote BH3493 when applying for this role.
Address: Tower Hill Road, Crewkerne, Somerset, United Kingdom