Medivet Birstall 24 hour are currently seeking a confident Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly and experienced team. We would also consider a year 3 SVN that is soon due to qualify.
You will be involved in all aspects of nursing. Previous experience working in a small animal practice is required. In this role you will be responsible for a variety of nursing duties as well as sharing best practice with your team.
This is a full time role working 40 hours per week on either an early or a late shift between the hours of 7.45am - 8.15pm with the standard 1 in 4 weekend shifts.
What we’ll offer you!
Salary up to £25,000 dependent on experience
Generous CPD allowance and in-house CPD available
Ongoing training is provided as relevant to your role,
RCVS and VDS fees paid
5 weeks annual leave
Exclusive company discounts and rewards.
You will be in a friendly, supportive environment within a rewarding role. Medivet is growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet community achieve their goals.
Skills and experience:
English language skills
Proven ability to communicate effectively
Proven empathy with patients and clients
Demonstrate initiative in patient welfare
Understand duties that may and may not be undertaken by PCA’s or student
Demonstrable ability to work in a team and lead a team
Demonstrable ability to work under pressure
Attention to detail
Small animal practical experience and realistic job expectations
Medivet Birstall is one of our 24-hour practices which is open 365 days a year. The practice is equipped with the latest technology including ECG, In-house laboratory, operating theatre, digital x-ray, dentistry equipment and Ultrasound. The successful candidate will be joining a dedicated team of day and night staff. The practice sees a busy and varied caseload and is a training practice for nurses and Vets training on our Graduate Support Programme.
The practice is located just off the A6 and is a short distance from the A46, A607 and on-site parking for staff and customers and is opposite a parade of shops with places to eat, supermarkets, cafes, banks and more all in walking distance.