DEPUTY HEAD VETERINARY NURSE - SOUTH WEST LONDON - ASAP START
2 weeks ago
Up to £31,000 DOE
Seven Animal Health
South West London, South West London, United KingdomLOOKING TO TAKE A STEP UP IN YOUR CAREER? THIS COULD BE THE ROLE FOR YOU!!
Seven Animal Health is looking for a Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse to work as a permanent member of staff within an established and popular small-animal veterinary practice in South West London.
My client in South West London are looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them as Deputy Head Nurse. The role will involves all aspects of nursing as well ad assisting the Head Nurse with day-to-day running of the practice. The role will provide the opportunity to develop nursing clinics and use your initiative to promote new ideas as well as the opportunity to develop student nurses under your supervision.
Handling and restraining animals in a safe and controlled way.
Provide first-class nursing care to injured/sick patients, including documentation, monitoring, health checking, feeding and grooming.
Administer treatments including injections, tablets, drips and blood transfusions.
Perform diagnostic tests, e.g. Blood sampling, urine analysis and x-rays.
Prepare animals for surgery and perform some minor procedures, e.g. Suturing wounds and dental hygiene.
Assist veterinary surgeons with operations.
Maintain the cleanliness and hygiene of the practice.
Qualifications: A degree or equivalent qualification in Veterinary Nursing.
Experience: Post-graduate experience as a Veterinary Nurse in the UK.
Compliance: Registered with the RCVS.
Fantastic salary offered
40 hour working week over 5 days
1 in 4 weekends
Generous CPD allowance
Professional fees paid
5 weeks paid annual leave
If this is of interest, please get in touch ASAP
Address: South West London, South West London, United Kingdom