Veterinary Nursing Post Registration Programme Manager - National

Location
Nationwide
Salary
Competitive salary, depending on experience
Posted
02 Oct 2019
Closes
30 Oct 2019
Ref
W1910.10
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

VETERINARY NURSING POST-REGISTRATION PROGRAMME MANAGER

Our Vision: ‘To be recognised as the UK’s leading veterinary group, committed to excellence in all that we do, delivered through high quality practices who share a common ethos’.

Our Values: Leadership with Integrity | Learning & Innovation | Lifetime commitment to Quality Care.

Are you an RVN with experience working within a specialist referral setting? Are you familiar with the RCVS Day One Competencies and Skills?

The main purpose of this newly created position will be development and implementation of Day One Veterinary Nursing post-registration training provision within the referral specialist centres across the Linnaeus group. The role holder will work in collaboration with our outstanding referral centres and will notably:

  • develop a post-registration programme (PRP) to provide early careers nurses who want to work as advanced practitioners within a specialist referral setting the grounding to do so
  • work with the Chief Nursing Officer in the design and coordination of further clinical and educational veterinary nursing programmes beyond the PRP e.g. potential RVN internships and residency programmes
  • develop a training handbook for mentoring and provide training where necessary for those undertaking mentoring of PRP RVNs
  • develop in-house support programme with the senior nurse within the referral specialist setting

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

Informal enquiries are encouraged before application – please contact Andrea Jeffery, Chief Nursing Officer, on andrea.jeffery@linnaeusgroup.co.uk however applications must be submitted by comprising a full letter of application with a relevant and up to date CV by clicking the apply button.