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Registered Veterinary Nurse - Wollaton

Employer
Scarsdale Veterinary Group
Location
Wollaton, Nottingham
Salary
Competitive Salary
Closing date
15 Jul 2021

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Sector
Animal Health, Small Animal, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Fixed Term
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Job Details

Registered Veterinary Nurse required at Scarsdale Vets, Wollaton.

The Role

We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join us on a fixed term contract of approximately 12 months to cover maternity leave. This is a full time role of 41.50 hours per week working between the opening hours of 8.30am at the earliest start to 7pm as the latest finish. There is also one Saturday morning to work in every four weeks. Any OOH work will be covered by our hospital site at Pride Park and this is where your internal training is likely to be held, where we have the UK’s most innovative veterinary equipment.

As a business we take pride in providing outstanding pet healthcare and this role of veterinary nurse enables us to do this at a local level in the community. You will be involved in all theatre and imaging work, anaesthetics, nurse clinics and general stock/maintenance/promotion of practice. We anticipate that your individual clinical knowledge will improve steadily. Our CPD allowance is generous and actively promoted.

About Us

We are one of the largest providers of veterinary care locally and our principal site is on Pride Park, Derby, where we provide first opinion treatments plus referral services for our clients and other practices. We have our own dedicated night team. We have 12 local practices who provide quality care, with well-equipped on-site facilities and lots of returning customers who want that friendly team feel. The Wollaton practice is a modern site able to provide a range of surgical procedures in addition to general pet care reviews and informative clinics. It is a modern, well equipped practice with theatre, imaging and lab facilities, as well as bright and spacious consult rooms. We retain a family feel to our sites, and we very much want you to be part of our family.

Applicant Requirements

Required skills and experience:
•    Nurse clinic knowledge
•    Anaesthesia
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    Driving licence and own transport

Would be good to have:
•    Specialist clinic knowledge
•    Interest in nutrition, weight management, preventative healthcare
•    Experience of lone working within a practice – able to make own decisions, use initiative etc
•    Stock control/ordering

Benefits (pro rata)

•    4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
•    3 days paid CPD leave
•    £550 CPD allowance per annum
•    RCVS Membership paid
•    Service based holiday entitlement increases
•    VDS cover
•    Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
•    Enhanced paternity pay
•    Birthday leave
•    Discounted veterinary fees
•    My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Pension
•    CPD/training support
•    Paid bereavement leave
•    Company sick pay
•    Employee opinion survey
•    Free uniform in a number of roles
•    Annual pay reviews
•    Social events
•    Academy & Leadership courses
•    Focus on employee wellbeing
•    Relocation packages
•    Career progression opportunities
•    Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

Job Ref: BH2365

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Company

Scarsdale Vets is an exciting, dynamic place to develop a rewarding career.

Our Mission Statement:

We are a local independent team with an ethos focused on outstanding client and animal care. We provide a vibrant aspirational and inclusive working environment enabling staff to maximise their potential.

Many of our staff have worked within practice for a number of years, however, with Scarsdale’s continual growth and development we are always looking for enthusiastic, motivated, hardworking individuals who will complement the teams we have, and who have a desire to work within a professional, friendly and caring environment.  We believe that if you enjoy your work and have a supportive team around you then you will produce the best results for our clients.

Our standards of clinical work and animal care are extremely high. We have worked with the University of Nottingham for the past seven years and we share best practice and protocols into everything we do.

Opportunities arise within all areas of our business, whether you are a Small Animal, Farm or Equine Vet, an RCVS Nurse, or wish to be a member of our support staff, including our dedicated business support, client care and lab teams.

Think about your future career development and what you want from it.  If it is job satisfaction in a professional, friendly, caring environment with the opportunity to progress, drop us a line and see what we can do for you. We are very excited about our future – now let’s get excited about yours!

Find Us
Telephone
01332 678333
Location
Scarsdalevets LLP
Pride Veterinary Centre
Derby
DE24 8HX
GB
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