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Permanent Full Or Part Time Registered Veterinary Nurse Newcastle

2 weeks ago

£19,000 - £24,000 Pro Rata

Vet Seekers

David Maclellan

Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

We are recruiting for a permanent full or part time registered nurse to join a growing practice in Newcastle. The practice are expanding and now require someone to help them with their expansion and growing team. They are flexible on working hours during the week however there is a weekend rota of 1:3. There is no OOH.

This is an established practice with a growing client base. It is purpose built with state-of-the-art facilities and services available. It is close to local transport links and local amenities. The team comprises of 2 Vets, 3 RVN, 1 VCA and support staff. Staff development and support is valued to CPD and education for career progression is actively encouraged.

The role involves all aspects of general nursing ranging from:

• Assisting the Veterinary surgeons in theatre

• Taking client booking and greeting clients

• Administering medications

• Keeping accurate records

• Complying with company policies and protocols

• Record results from test

• Looking after inpatients

They require an experienced Nurse, who can work not only as part of a team but well on their own and confident in making clinical decisions. A passion for animal welfare and a friendly proactive attitude along with excellent customer service skills are also key.

Key Details:

Type: Small Animal
Hours: Monday – Friday negotiable working hours full and part time available
Weekends: 1:3 weekend rota
OOH: None
Sole Charge: None
Computer System: RX Works
Consultations: 10 Minutes
Team: 2 Vet, 3 RVN, 1 VCA and support team

About Them:

Bright and spacious practice with air conditioning and all modern facilities
Supportive and friendly practice
CPD is actively encouraged and supported with funding for certificates
Offers excellent career development opportunities
Excellent reputation within the community
Is passionate about delivering a high standard of clinical care
Onsite parking available and within walking distance of transport links

About You:

You will work to deliver a high standard of clinical care and have a can-do attitude!
You will have good general nursing experience
You will have a motivated and passionate attitude
You will be confident in making decisions
You will be self-motivated to work well individually when required but also as part of a team
You will have strong organisational / administrative skills
You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare
You will have excellent communications skills


Emergency cover
Operating Theatre
Digital X-Ray
Isolation UnitIsolation Unit
Blood Pressure Monitor
In-house Laboratory
Hospital Ward


Salary: £19,000 - £24,000 Pro Rata
Holiday allowance: 4 weeks and Birthdays off
Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
CPD: Generous allowance
Funded Certificates
Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with high street retailers and restaurants
Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
Income protection
Uniform: Branded uniform provided
Discounts: Discounted veterinary care for your pets
Other: Excellent career opportunities and development due to the varied case load
More benefits available

Must haves:

• RCVS registered and qualified

• Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.

• Excellent communication skills

• 1 years’ post-grad UK experience

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV.

Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.

T: 0333 014 7374



Office hours are 8.30am – 6.00pm or email us outside of these hours and we will respond ASAP.

Vet Seekers act as an employment business and an employment agency for the supply of Locum and permanent staff for the veterinary industry throughout the UK and overseas.

Tel: 0333 0147374
Address: Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

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