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Registered Veterinary Nurse

Copeland Veterinary Surgeons
Stockton-on-Tees, Durham
Competitive Salary
Closing date
16 Dec 2021

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Animal Health, Small Animal, Practice, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

The Role
We have an opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our wonderful team in our design award winning facilities at Copeland Vets. This role will entail general nursing duties, including puppy/kitten nurse clinics, weigh clinics, monitoring anaesthetics, assisting in surgical procedures, blood sampling, placing of intravenous cannulas, post op Nurse clinics and patient care. This position consists of 38hrs per week over 4.5 days, shift pattern varies weekly. 1:5 Saturday mornings and 1 half day shift a week. There are no OOH with this post.

About Us
Copeland Vets, Ingleby Barwick are an award winning design premises specialising in small animal care, with excellent equipment and facilities. These include: digital xray, orthopaedics, Doppler ultrasound machine, blood pressure monitoring, Inhouse biochemistry, haematology and endocrine machines, as well as endoscopy to name a few. We are conveniently located near the beautiful North York Moors and the seaside, Ingleby Barwick is Europe’s largest private housing estate.

We are a friendly team committed to providing excellent standards of care to our clients. You would be joining a team of 7 RVNs, 5 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 VCSs and 4 receptionists.
Applicant Requirements
We are looking for a qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse with excellent communication skills and a passion for general nursing. There is ample scope to expand on your current skillsets and contribute to the team in a fully supported environment. The ideal candidate is a team player who demonstrates clinical experience, high standards of veterinary care and has an interest in learning.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
•    Increasing holiday based on length of service
•    CPD paid days and allowance
•    L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Birthday leave
•    RCVS Membership paid
•    VDS cover
•    Discounted veterinary fees
•    Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Service-related company sick pay
•    Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing
•    Relocation packages
•    Career progression opportunities
•    Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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.

Please use BH4438 as a reference when applying for this role.

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We are a family based small animal practice in Ingleby Barwick opened by Penny and Derek Copeland in 1999.

Our aim is to provide you and your pet with the highest medical and surgical standards in a kind and caring environment.

The facilities are second to none and include: 
Dedicated surgical suite,  Radiography xray room,  Endoscopy,Ultrasound and Hydrotherapy  

Combine these facilities with a group of vets and nurses who really care and we will give your pets the best possible treatment.

Penny and Derek designed the practice back in 1999 and we are still very proud of how it looks and functions. We were lucky enough to be nominated and win the Veterinary Business Journal award for practice design of the year, beating practices from all over the country.

Find Us
4 Myton Road
Ingleby Barwick
TS17 0WA
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