Registered Veterinary Nurse Wakefield - South Yorkshire

£21,000 - £24,00 Pro Rata - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5347 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Feb 2020
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An independent referral practice in Wakefield are expanding and are currently recruiting a permanent part time rotational RVN to join them their expanding team. This is a part time role working 16-24 Hours per week. This role would suit a dedicated and compassionate nurse who is looking to have a steppingstone into more experience working for a referral practice. This is an excellent career development opportunity. Duties would include working alongside other nurses in the wards, surgeries and medicine and monitoring anaesthesia. Assisting front of house and dispensary duties are also involved with the position so it is important that the RVN has excellent customer facing skills.

Key Details:

  • Type: Part time 16 – 24 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
  • Holidays Pro Rata
  • 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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