Student/Registered Veterinary Nurse - Petts Wood
Petts Wood, United Kingdom
We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.
We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.
Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.
We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse or an experienced Student Veterinary Nurse to join the team at our fantastic practice based in Petts Wood, south east London.
This position would interest someone who would like to gain valuable hospital and ECC experience, without the full time commitment of working in a hospital.
There will be plenty of opportunity to run and promote a variety of nursing consults, including puppy parties. Duties will include general nursing, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesia monitoring, lab work and some reception/administration. We will consider newly qualified nurses for this role, as support is provided by our experienced Head Nurse and vet team.
An interest in supporting our Student Nurses and Care Assistants is desirable and a driver's license is essential.
This is a full time permanent position, covering 40-43 hours per week (depending on your qualification status). You will also be part of a weekend rota, covering 1:3 Saturdays/Sundays at Petts Wood or 1:5 weekends at Medivet 24 Hour Beckenham.
Salary and benefits
A competitive salary of up to £23,349 per annum
Generous CPD allowance and in-house CPD available
Ongoing training is provided as relevant to your role
RCVS and VDS fees paid
Paid annual leave
Exclusive company discounts and rewards
A friendly, supportive environment within a rewarding role
Skills and experience
You must be a Veterinary Nurse who is registered with the RCVS.
Alternatively, you must be an experienced third year Student Veterinary Nurse who is already enrolled in college.
Medivet Petts Wood is a small but busy practice within walking distance of Petts Wood station.
Having recently joined the Medivet family in 2019, the branch brings with it their excellent reputation for patient and client care, having been recognised for their high standards as part of the RCVS Practice Standard Scheme.
Some of their facilities include separate operating theatre, ultrasound, rigid endoscopy, digital x-ray processing for whole areas as well as a separate unit for dental radiographs and a range of blood analysers.
Address: Petts Wood, United Kingdom