Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At East Grinstead Veterinary Hospital
East Grinstead Veterinary Hospital
East Grinstead, Sussex, United Kingdom
We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our amazing team of 6 Registered Veterinary Nurse and 2 Student Veterinary Nurses at East Grinstead Vets in West Sussex.
Our weekly rota consists of a 4 day week working 37.5 hours, 1:6 weekends and 1:6 Saturday mornings with no OOHs. Day to day duties would incorporate all areas of primary care nursing including theatre, in-patient care, lab and nurse clinics.
Our ideal candidate would be highly motivated, works well in a team whilst also confident when working independently and thrive in a busy, active environment.
We are a busy, small animal practice in beautiful East Grinstead with satellite branches in Crawley and Copthorne with good transport links to London and Brighton. We are lucky enough to have the Ashdown Forest on our doorstep providing a great place for walking and enjoying spectacular views.
We have a varied caseload ranging from routine surgery to orthopaedics and are well equipped with an internal lab, multi-parameter, ultrasound, digital x-ray, K-Laser and multiple endoscopes. We are a well established training practice who encourage our nurses to train as Clinical Coaches to assist our student nurses in reaching their full potential.
We have a friendly team of 5 vets including 2 surgical certificate holders and 8 nurses, some of which can often be found trying their hand at an escape room, partaking in quiz nights and enjoying a summer BBQ! We have a truly encouraging and supportive culture here at East Grinstead and as a result have a close-knit team.
Our vacancy is for an experienced or newly qualified Veterinary Nurse who is competent and confident across all areas of primary care nursing. We are looking for someone who is passionate about maintaining a high level of patient care with excellent bedside manner. CPD is supported and encouraged to ensure all our of staff have the opportunity to reach their full potential.
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
- 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
- Free flu jabs
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 BH4067 as a reference when applying for this job.
Address: Maypole Road, East Grinstead, Sussex, United Kingdom