Veterinary Nurses - London

Dogs Trust
London (Greater)
Salary - Competitive + benefits
26 Feb 2021
24 Mar 2021
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Full Time

Veterinary Nurse x 2
Salary - Competitive + benefits
Location - HQ, London
Job Type - Permanent
Hours per Week - 35

Closing Date - Wednesday 24 March 2021

Looking for a change from practice but still want to use your nursing knowledge?

Dogs Trust is the largest dog welfare charity in the UK with a nationwide network of rehoming centres and charity shops. Last year, Dogs Trust centres cared for approximately 9,000 dogs; we never put a healthy dog down.

We are looking for an enthusiastic RVN to join our veterinary team based in our London office for a busy, demanding and varied role.

The veterinary team supports our RVN's throughout the organisation as well as overseeing the veterinary aspects of a dogs' journey through the rehoming process. This role includes various administrative duties, delivering training courses to Dogs Trust staff, internal clinical locum cover and there is the possibility for international travel on occasion.

Assisting with our Shared Adoption Scheme and Veterinary Support Fund, you will be handling and resolving enquires, working in our on-site pharmacy, overseeing finances and maintaining records for our rehomed dogs. This role also involves liaising with adopters, our rehoming centre staff, external veterinary professionals and wider Dogs Trust teams.

As an experienced RVN, you will need to be happy working in a team, have a flexible attitude and have confident IT skills.

You should be driven by the roles and objectives of Dogs Trust and animal welfare.

Please note that we have two opportunities one permanent and one 12 month fixed-term.

While many of our roles continue to be home based under Covid-19. This role will be a mixture remote working and travel to London Office for essential reasons. You should be able to commute into our London office in the long term. The role will also involve occasional travel to our rehoming centres across the country in the long term

At Dogs Trust we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture.  We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, abilities and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to achieve our mission.

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