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Veterinary Nurse - Stroud, Gloucestershire

Clockhouse Veterinary Hospital
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Salary is between £22,000 and £27,000 FTE depending on experience.
Closing date
7 Jun 2022
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Do you want to work with a passionate and dedicated team?
Are you looking for a great work life balance? Then look no further.

Clockhouse Veterinary Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate Registered Veterinary Nurse to complement our experienced team. You will join the nursing team in providing excellent patient and client care. Undertaking all aspects of nursing care with schedule three procedures encouraged. You will be required to take part in a 1:5 weekend and bank holiday rota with time in lieu given the same week. There are no regular night duties, only a requirement to cover occasional night nurse holiday, approximately 7 nights per year. Hours are negotiable preferably between 24-40 per week. Shifts are between 7.30am and 8.30pm rotating through wards, theatre, prep and clinics. 

Salary is between £22,000 and £27,000 FTE depending on experience.

Clockhouse Veterinary Hospital is a teaching practice, where nurses are encouraged to provide clinical coaching for our students. We actively support our team in pursuing areas that are of interest to them and offer generously funded CPD.

About Us

Clockhouse is a friendly, warm and staff orientated practice which is located in the beautiful Cotswolds, close to Cheltenham, Bristol and Bath. We work closely together interdepartmentally holding regular meetings. We have a wellbeing team and take a proactive approach in supporting our nurses’ personal wellbeing and career development. We welcome full or part time applicants. Flexible working hours and/or job shares will be considered. We are a family orientated practice.

About the Team and Culture

Our fantastic clinical team consists of 10 vets, 9 nurses, 4 VCA’s and students. We are a high standard first opinion team that fully works up medical cases and performs advanced surgical procedures e.g., TTA, perineal urethrostomy and laparoscopic procedures. The hospital is well equipped with laparoscopy, endoscopy, ultrasound, radiography, echocardiography and onsite lab with brand new biochemistry and haematology machines. The team includes certificate holders and those currently working towards certificates. We are supported by a local referral hospital nearby where CT and advice is readily available

Applicant Requirements

You must be a Registered Veterinary nurse who is dedicated and passionate about animal welfare and client care. Someone who is forward thinking, proactive and works well in a team as well as having the ability to work independently when required.

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 BH4848 as a reference when applying for this role. 

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