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Registered Veterinary Nurse

Pengelly & Mizen Veterinary Surgeons
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Competitive Salary
Closing date
24 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 are looking for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team. Day to day duties include all aspects of nursing including theatre, inpatient care, nurse clinics, in-house laboratory tests and more! We are looking for a passionate nurse to provide an excellent level of customer and patient care. Full or part-time hours considered Monday to Friday with Saturday's worked on a rota basis (shift 8am - 5pm). Variable shift patterns Monday to Friday between 7am and 7.30pm. We are closed on Sunday's and Bank Holiday's and there are no out of hours or on-call duties, allowing for an excellent work-life balance.

About Us
We are a long-established practice in central Peterborough with well-equipped facilities. We have a large and loyal client base having been established since 1949. We have a supportive team of 5 Veterinary Surgeons, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses and a receptionist/support team plus a sister practice in Hampton Hargate, Peterborough which opened in 2003. Our facilities include digital x-rays, ultrasound machine, Idexx in house blood analysis machines and laboratory equipment. We are a training practice for student nurses. We are based in the city centre of Peterborough, with easy parking on site and close to the mainline train station.

Applicant Requirements
We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague to join our friendly team. Good communication skills are essential, a great work ethic and the ability to use your own initiative and also work well in a team. The ideal candidate would have a passion for all aspects of general nursing.

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 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. Please quote BH3888 when applying for this role.

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Pengelly & Mizen Veterinary Practice is a mixed practice, 70% companion animal (cats, dogs, rabbits etc), 20% large animal (farm work and equine), and 10% dedicated to Official Veterinary Service (meat work, LVI for petfood exports etc).

The practice is supported by a team of over 15 staff. At the practice we can do most orthopaedic, ophthalmic, and other major surgery. Each staff member has their own interests, covering most medical and surgical conditions.

We have a sister practice Hampton Hargate.

Find Us
89-93 Park Road
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