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Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse Cardiff Wales

2 weeks ago

£21,000 - £24,000

Vet Seekers

David Maclellan

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

We are recruiting for a permanent registered veterinary nurse to join a well-established practice in Cardiff Wales. This is a new state of the art hospital with modern facilities and equipment. It provides emergency and referral services as well as having 4 branch surgeries within the surrounding area.

This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week over a 5-day period in the Hospital and 1:4 weekends working at the branch surgeries. The Hospital sees a wide variety of cases and has an impressive equipment range able to treat both routine, referral and more complex cases.

The position involves general nursing duties throughout the Hospital varying from
Assisting the Veterinary surgeon in surgery
Administering medications
Nurse consultations
In patient care

About the role:

The hospital has a team of both highly qualified nurses as well as trainee nurses and supporting staff, that consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care. They require a passionate, driven enthusiastic nurse who is committed to developing their own knowledge and the practices. All RVNS are expected to have a caring, nurturing attitude with a genuine passion for animal welfare. Excellent communications skills are vital.

Key Details:

Type: Small
Hours: Monday – Friday 40 hours per week at the Hospital
Weekends: 1:4 – at branch surgeries
Sole charge: No
OOH: None
Branch work: Yes on a weekend on a 1:4 rota
Team: Large Multi Vet and Nurse team
Consultations: 15 Minutes

About them:

Large established Veterinary Clinics including one large hospital and 4 branch
RCVS accredited practices
Large highly experienced team of Veterinary surgeons, Nurses and supporting staff with various areas of special interest
Provides 24-hour Patient care – OOH and Emergency Care
Offers excellent customer service and has an excellent reputation within the community
Provides state of the art equipment and facilities with expertise in internal medicine, surgery, dentistry, rehabilitation, surgery and more

State of the art equipment including CT Scanner
Multiple consulting rooms and Operating Theatres
CT Scanner
Diagnostic Endoscopy
X – Ray
Dental Suite
Separate waiting rooms and wards for dogs and cats
Dedicated clinics for exotics and rabbits

The Person:

You must be motivated and passionate about your work and share this and promote this ethos with other members of staff
You will actively promote the ethos of preventative healthcare and educate clients each day
You will enjoy working as part of a team
You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare
You will consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care
You will be caring, adaptable, hardworking and reliable
You will have excellent communication and customer interfacing skills
You will be driven and ambitious and looking to take your career to the next step and develop your clinical skills

The Package:

£21,000 - £24,000 pro rata
£500 CPD allowance 3 Days
20 days Holiday
Onsite free parking
VDS and RCVS Paid
Company sick pay scheme
Staff discount scheme
Workplace pension scheme

Must have:

RCVS registered and qualified
Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
Excellent customer service and communication skills
6 months post graduate 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 – 7.00pm 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: Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

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