We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.
We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.
Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.
We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join the amazing and dedicated team at Medivet Hucknall.
You will be helping a well established team in general duties such as assisting veterinary surgeons with their medical and surgical duties including monitoring of anaesthesia, assistance with handling of patients, nurse consultations, overall responsibility for nursing of in-patients under the direction of the veterinary surgeon, client care on all aspects of the work at the branch. You will also have an opportunity to take part in minor procedures if you desire.
This position provides you with the opportunity to develop nursing clinics and use your initiative to promote new ideas.
This is a full-time, permanent position, covering 40 hours per week. You will also be part of a weekend rota, second on call and bank holiday rota.
Salary & Benefits:
- Salary up to £23,620 PA.
- CPD allowance and days off to train.
- In-house CPD and ongoing training relevant to your role.
- RCVS and VDS fees paid.
- 4-5 weeks paid annual leave.
- Exclusive company retail discounts and rewards.
- Enhanced maternity & paternity pay.
- 24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance programme.
- Long service awards.
- A 'pet-ernity' day off to welcome a new pet into your family.
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 family members achieve their goals.
For this diverse and dynamic role the ideal candidate will need to be an RCVS Registered Nurse with small animal practice experience, have high standards of patient care and be able to demonstrate working with empathy and initiative when needed. They will also understand not only the RVN role but also the capabilities of PCA’s and student nurses, and be eager to help colleagues to develop their skills and knowledge.
Hucknall practice consists of a four vet team, one of which has a certificate in surgery, supported by a large team of support staff.
The practice is fully equipped including a seperate operating theatre, digital x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy with access to MRI and CT scanner at our orthopaedic referral clinic - Referrals East Midlands.
Hucknall practice is close to Nottingham city centre, the home of Robin Hood.