Registered Veterinary Nurse Wakefield - South Yorkshire

£21,000 - £24,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5346 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Feb 2020
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An independent referral practice in Wakefield are expanding and are currently recruiting a permanent diagnostic RVN to join them their expanding team. This is either a full or part time role with an average of 40 hours per week. They are looking for a compassionate dedicated RVN who works and delivers a high standard of clinical care. The role involves assisting the specialists with any type of procedure, monitoring patients during surgery when under anaesthesia, obtaining lab results, taking and processing radiographs, and assisting with CT, MRI and Ultrasound.

Key Details:

  • Type: Full or part time max 40 Hours per week
  • Hours: Monday – Friday
  • Weekends: 1:8 Rota
  • Sole charge: No  
  • OOH: None
  • Lieu time: Time off after working a weekend
  • Team: Large Multi Vet and RVN and supporting staff team
  • Consultations: 15 Minutes

The Practice:

This large modern referral practice in Wakefield offers a diverse range of advanced treatments and provides outstanding clinical care across many disciplines. The large team work closely together to ensure the clients and patients’ needs are always met. They have a large range of equipment which allows them to perform cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics and soft tissue surgery.

The Person:

  • Previous experience of nursing in a referral practice is advantageous but not essential
  • You will have good all-round general nursing experience
  • You will be motivated with a genuine passion for animal welfare
  • You will consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care
  • You will have excellent communication and customer interfacing skills
  • You will be happy working shift patterns between operating or kennels.

The Package:

  • £21,000 - £24,000 pro rata
  • Generous CPD allowance – days off to attend
  • 5 weeks annual holiday plus bank holidays and Birthday  
  • Flexible rota allowing for a great work / life balance
  • Paid professional memberships
  • VDS and RCVS Paid
  • 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.

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