Registered Veterinary Nurse
Location: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Hours: Permanent, 40 hrs pw. 1:5 On-Call & Weekends
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 DOE
Ref No: 1346
VetFinders are recruiting for our client in the welcoming town of Leighton Buzzard, which boasts of its beautiful surrounding countryside.
Due to growth and personnel moving on, they are now in the need of x3 Veterinary Nurses. Ideally a start would be around the November/December time but would be happy with early 2021.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a well-respected practice with a very experienced team of specialists.
There are consults and surgeries throughout the working week, Monday – Saturday. 40 hr week over 5 days.
Typical shift patterns per week range between: 8am to 5pm, 9am to 6pm & 10.30am to 7.30pm.
There is also 1-5 on-call week nights and weekends rota. Weekend opening hours 9am to 11.30am
The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 2+ years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred.
This role may suit an experienced newly qualified nurse.
28 days annual leave + all bank holidays
CPD funded and supported
Reduced drug fees for own pets
- RCVS registered and qualified
- 2+ years small Animal Experience
- Confident in consults
- Able to conduct routine duties unsupervised
- Possess the right to work in the UK
- Excellent communication skills
- Be a great team player
About the practice:
The Vet Clinic has been looking after pets in Leighton Buzzard and the surrounding areas for over 20 years. In 2018 the practice changed ownership to the new partners. Their vison has been to maintain the great reputation of the practice but invest in both the facilities’ and staff to be able to offer the practices client’s a wider range of skills and services all in-house.
During this time the Practice has continued to offer the highest standard of patient and client care. They pride themselves on the expertise and services offered and the facilities they have available. They wish to treat your pets as if it were their own and have invested heavily to ensure they can provide both routine and advanced veterinary care at a reasonable cost and have their own 24-hour emergency out-of-hour service.
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