Registered Vetererinary Nurse - Part Time
Bishopston Vets for Pets
Salary from £26,000 FTE
We are looking for an enthusiastic Veterinary Nurse to join our fantastic team at Bishopston Vets4Pets on a Part time permanent basis!
This is a very exciting time to join the practice. Not only will you be supported by a team of excellent longstanding colleagues we have recently undergone renovations to create a lovely office and staff room for our colleagues. This has created a fantastic relaxing area for you to ensure your wellbeing is catered for as well!
We are based very near the city centre, in a lovely upbeat vibrant area with a united community. There is always something happening on Gloucester Road! Our great location means we benefit from a good variety of cases and a wonderful loyal client base.
Our well-equipped surgery is purpose built to industry leading standards with our large theatre, very good ultrasound machine, Digital X-ray, Dental X-ray and our in-house Idexx lab machines. As a practice we also benefit from having a separate kennel and cattery and due to the size of the practice these are nicely spread out allowing first class care for all our clients.
You'll be joining an experienced team including 1 Full time and 3 part time Vets, 3 RVN's, 5 Client Care Advisors, and 1 Client Care Manager. This includes our Partners, Rosie Watt Practice manager/RVN and Caroline Luke Vet. Rosie has been nursing for 21 years and qualified for 13 years. She joined the practice at opening in 2013 and became a Partner in 2017 and moved to Practice Manager 4 years ago. Whilst Caroline has been a qualified Vet for 13 years after studying at Bristol University.
We are proud to be a Silver accredited cat friendly practice and would love our next colleague to have the same enthusiasm and care for them as we do. Caroline has also done her training to become a Dogs trust Dog friendly Vet. We want every patient visit to be as fear free as possible and the whole team do their best to make this happen.
As a successful candidate, you will have good general veterinary nursing skills, excellent communication skills and be enthusiastic with a genuine interest in animal welfare. You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with both clients and the team.
The position will include -
Full Time - 2 days (17 hrs to 20 hrs per week) looking at either Monday and Friday or Thursday and Friday
No OOH or weekends
Working alongside our Head Nurse Caitlin and RVN Polly. 1 Full time and 3 part vets
Mixture of Operating and Nurse clinics
£300 cpd allowance each year
5.6wks holiday (inc bank holidays) increasing to 6.6wks after 2 years of service
Caroline and Rosie can also offer you:
- Excellent career development opportunities with the support for certificates open for discussion
- Contributory pension scheme
- Salary dependant on experience from £26k - Willing to pay generously for the right candidate
- Paid memberships
- Uniform provided
Exclusive company discounts and rewards including 20% off at Vets4Pets, Pets at Home and the Groom Room
If you share our passion for delivering outstanding pet healthcare and great customer service and want to thoroughly enjoy your work, then please contact email@example.com
Loaction: BS7 8NY
Pets just see people. They aren’t biased and they don’t discriminate. We take our inspiration from pets, and we value and respect difference in all its forms. Our aim is to reflect the diversity of the communities we operate in, and every colleague can help us achieve this. We encourage our people to be themselves so even if your skills and experience don’t perfectly align, if you think you can make a unique contribution through your values and behaviours, we want to hear from you!