Registered Veterinary Nurse Charity Hospital Hull ASAP for 10 Months - East Yorkshire

£19,000 - £22,000 pro Rata - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5434 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Feb 2020
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A charity Hospital in Hull are recruiting a qualified nurse to join their team on a full-time basis for a period of 10 months to provide cover. They are looking for a RVN who will promote the wellbeing of pet health by education clients whilst providing a high standard of care so it is important the RVN is passionate about animal welfare. The role will also involve all aspects of general nursing from assisting in theatre, to in patient care, admissions, discharges and dispensing medications. This is a full-time role working 37.5 Hours per week for 10 months. 

Key Details:

•           Vet nurses shifts typically are from 8am - 4.30pm to 9.30am to 6pm.

  • 37.5 Hours per week

•           No OOH, as this is fully outsourced - Vets Now do night cover on site.

•           The caseload is varied and would make a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their skills. 

•           They have the work / life balance sorted and are flexible on the working hours

•           Clinical staff typically work 1 in 6 Saturday mornings from 9-12 and receive time off in lieu the following week however there is no weekend work with this role

•           Pets and people at the heart of what they do UK wide


 About the Role:

  • The Nurse will be working as part of the team with a variety of duties from supporting the theatre, inpatient care, consults, admission, dispensing medications, maintaining hygiene and encouraging financial contributions.

•           The hospital building is well equipped with plenty of consulting space allowing them to meet the demands of this busy small practice.

•           The caseload is very varied on a day to day basis

•           They are a friendly welcoming team that are very supportive.

•           They aim to promote a healthy life for all their pets by preventing, educating and treating sick and injured animals with passion and compassion.


About Them:

•           As the UK’s leading veterinary charity, with 48 Pet Hospitals, they strive to improve pets’ lives – through prevention, education and treatment.

•           Every year their dedicated vet teams carry out 2.7 million treatments on 470,000 pets.

•           Their national network of around 120 high street shops help us to provide these treatments through selling both donated and new goods.

•           They believe that they work better together, so everyone from their vets, volunteers, shop teams and to office support colleagues - are driven into the help improve the lives of every pet.



•           Salary £19,505 - £21,673 Pro Rata 

•           37.5 Hours per week   

•           CPD is encouraged and self-development is actively encouraged

•           Allocated CPD funding of 15 Hours

•           Excellent career opportunities/development

•           5 weeks holiday per year

•           Paid statutory holidays

•           Travel allowance

•           Life assurance 4 x annual salary

•           Contributory pension scheme


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.

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