Permanent Specialist Veterinary Nurse Independent Practice Oxford - Oxfordshire

£19,000-£24,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 4522 Date Posted: Wednesday 27 Nov 2019
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Are you a bit of a crazy cat person?

We are working with a feline only practice in Oxford who are currently recruiting for a veterinary nurse to join them on a full time, permanent basis. The position is worked over 4 days, with 10-hour shifts on each day. There is a share of a minimal weekend rota, with time given off the following week.

Key Details:

  • Full time (40 hours a week over 4 days)
  • Hours Mon-Fri: 8:00am until 6:30pm
  • Weekends: 1 in5 weekends on rota, 8:30am-2:30pm Saturdays, 8:30am until 12:30pm Sundays. In patient checks until 7pm or 10pm in the evenings. (additional pay for this)
  • Branch Work: Minimal may be required
  • Sole Charge: None
  • OOH: 1 night a week inpatient checks until 10pm (additional pay for this)
  • Team: 7 Vets, 6 nurse & lots of visiting specialists

The Practice:

This is an independent veterinary practice with a feline only cliental, they are well trusted in the area and have an excellent reputation. The forward-thinking practice actively encourages their nursing team to use and develop their full range of nursing skills, supporting the vets and the rest of the team.

The Person:

You must be feline crazy. This is not your standard nursing role so requires you to have a real passion for cats. You must have excellent all round people skills and have a drive to deliver the best customer service skills.

The Package:

  • Salary £19,000-£24,000 per annum
  • £500 annual CPD allowance
  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Full pension scheme
  • RCVS fees paid
  • Generous staff discounts

Must have:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
  • Excellent customer service skills & a passion for the industry

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.

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