Registered OOH Part time Veterinary Nurse St Helens - Lancashire

£21,000 - £24,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5140 Date Posted: Wednesday 04 Dec 2019
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A small animal hospital in St Helens are recruiting an OOH Registered veterinary nurse to join their large team. They are looking for a nurse with a minimum 2 years qualified and who is organised, professional and has a genuine passion for animal welfare. Previous experience in emergency or critical care work would be an advantage but not essential as support is available.  The role involves all aspects of general nursing from patient care, surgeries and emergency critical care. This is a part time role working Thursday Night, Saturday and Sunday

Key Details:

  • Full time: 37.5 Hours per week
  • Hours: Thursday 8pm – 8am, Saturday 1pm – 9pm Sunday 8am – 8pm.  
  • Weekends: Above   
  • Branch Work: Yes  
  • Sole Charge: None
  • OOH: Yes hours above
  • Team: Multi Vet and Nurse team.  

The Practice:

This is a progressive forward-thinking Hospital which is part of a veterinary group with numerous branches, hospitals and referral centres. All have state of the art equipment and provide modern working facilities. They pride themselves in delivering a high standard of clinical care and look after members of staff offering ongoing support for personal development and career development. They provided an excellent customer service and have an excellent reputation within the community.

The Person:

  • You will have good general nursing experience
  • Previous experience in a hospital or emergency care would be advantageous
  • You will have excellent patient care skills and communication skills
  • You will be happy to work across all areas of the hospital – surgeries, wards, consultations and procedures.
  • You will be confident in monitoring anaesthetics and assisting in veterinary procedures
  • You would adhere to the practice set nursing protocols and ensure they are maintained to the highest standards
  • You will be a team player, able to multitask with an open and approachable manner.  

The Package:

  • £21,000 - £24,000 pro rata
  • CPD funded £500 allowance 2 days off to attend
  • 4 weeks annual holiday plus bank holidays and Birthday  
  • Paid professional memberships
  • VDS and RCVS Paid
  • Staff discount scheme
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Holiday allowance increases with years of service
  • Weekends paid in addition to salary or time off in Lieu

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.

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