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Registered Veterinary Nurse

Companion Veterinary Clinic
Balderton, Newark
Salary up to £30,000 depending on experience
Closing date
14 May 2024
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Registered Veterinary Nurse
Companion Vets, Newark
Up to £30,000 depending on experience, plus benefits

Join Our Friendly Veterinary Team!

Are you a passionate and dedicated registered veterinary nurse looking for a fantastic opportunity in a small and bustling clinic? Look no further! We're a growing vet clinic located in Balderton, Newark and we're looking for a new team member to join our close-knit group.

Your day-to-day

As a valuable member of our small team your duties and responsibilities will include:
•             Nurse consults
•             Admitting, and discharging patients
•             Anaesthesia support
•             Preparing patients for and recovering patients from surgery
•             Inpatient care
•             Pharmacy responsibilities
•             Lab duties
•             Maintaining a clean environment
•             Client communications
•             Collaborating closely within a small team to assist the vet, support student nurses, and provide excellent reception service.
•             Maintain RCVS membership and keeping up with CPD.
Our nurses usually work 40 hours over 5 days per week, Monday to Friday between the hours of 08.30 – 19.00. However, we are in the fortunate position to be extremely flexible and able to offer part time, flexi time or a bespoke rota to offer a suitable work life balance. There are no out of hours requirements for this role and you will be a part of a weekend rota of 1 in 4 weekends Saturday from 8:00 am - 12:30 pm only.
Salary is up to £30,000 depending on experience.
We are looking for a friendly and approachable person to provide excellent care to our clients and their pets.

About the Team and Culture

Companion Veterinary Clinic is located in the historic town of Newark we are a bustling first opinion small animal practice catering to a diverse caseload.
Our team consists of one Veterinary Surgeon, Head Nurse, two Registered Veterinary Nurses, a Student Veterinary Nurse, two Veterinary Care Assistants and a Practice Manager.
The practice provides care for Newark, the surrounding villages and local charities. We are a growing practice who are looking for the right candidate to join our dedicated and progressive team.

Because our employees matter

We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
Work-life balance
•    6.6 weeks annual leave
•    Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
•    Your birthday as a paid day off
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
•    Non-accidental injury support
•    £550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
•    Certificate support
•    Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
•    Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
•    All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
•    Infection Prevention and Control Programme
•    Quality Improvement Programme
Professional Memberships
•    VDS cover
•    RCVS fees
•    Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
•    Pension 5% Employee/3% Employer
•    Discounted staff pet care
For a confidential chat or to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Gavin Gallagher, Talent Partner, on the number provided.

Please quote BH11289 when you apply.

To submit your application click the apply now button.


Companion Veterinary Clinic was established over 25 years ago, specialising in small animal veterinary care. 

We have a dedicated team of two Vets, one qualified Nurse and four Nursing Assistants with a variety of skills in Newark. We have modern facilities in a friendly environment, a fully equipped operating theatre and use the latest anaesthesia techniques and monitoring devices to ensure the best for your pet during their stay with us.

We have excellent diagnostic equipment including digital radiography and ultrasound equipment, as well as on-site blood analysis machines for haematology and biochemistry.

Company info
01636 707636
The Companion Veterinary Clinic
9 Bullpit Road
NG24 3PT

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