This practice based in Croydon are seeking a talented veterinary nurse to join their current team.
The practice is based inside the busy Pets at Home store and offers free onsite parking. Croydon benefits from direct train links into London Bridge, London Victoria and London Kings Cross in just 15 minutes and the practice has easy access to the M25 and M23.
- Full Time
- Hours: 40 hours
- Weekends: 1:3 weekend rota – Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 10:30am - 4:00pm
- Computer System: RX Works
- OOH: None, Provided by Vetsnow
- Occasional sole charge responsibility
- Free on site parking
The practice is very well equipped and the team have onsite access to a range of state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, Doppler ultrasound, flexible bronchoscope, rigid rhinoscope and gastroscope, blood pressure machine and in-house catalyst machine for biochemistry.
The current team consists of 3 vets, 1 head nurse, 3 RVNs, 2 student nurses, 2 receptionists, 1 head receptionist and 1 practice manager, all dedicated to providing an excellent standard of animal care and exceptional customer service. The practice owner gives considerable training to all of his team and likes to develop and train his RVNs to a high standard. He has a lot of trust and confidence in the team which allows them to take on a variety of tasks, keeping the average day exciting and enjoyable!
You will be a veterinary nurse who relishes the opportunity to take initiative, stretch your skills and provide excellent patient care. The current team have developed an excellent reputation and their client base continues to grow. You will be confident with all general nursing duties including the running of nurse clinics. This role is full time, averaging 40 hours a week and includes a weekend rota of 1 in 4, Saturday 9am-5:30pm and Sunday 10:30am-4:00pm.
As a progressive practice there will be ample opportunity for you to pursue further nursing interests with a great deal of emphasis being placed on in practice development and opportunities, including a dedicated CPD allowance and funding for clinical coaching.
The practice is very well equipped and they have onsite access to a range of state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, Doppler ultrasound, flexible bronchoscope, rigid rhinoscope and gastroscope, Doppler blood pressure machine and in-house catalyst machine for biochemistry.
- Salary - £30,000 - £45,000 DOE (pro rata if P/T)
- Career development opportunities into partnership
- CPD allowance - £1500 per year (pro rata)
- Encourages study towards certificates with potential funding
- Exclusive company discounts and rewards
- RCVS registered and qualified
- Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
- Excellent communication skills
- 2 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.
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