Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary Nurse Circa £34,500 per year  Fulham, Greater London Medivet Parsons Green Full Time, Permanent

The Opportunity

Take a look through the keyhole at Medivet Parsons Green!

We do a lot of surgery including laparoscopic, ideal for someone looking to get involved in these procedures and develop their surgical experience! 

As the qualified nurse in clinic, this is a hands-on role, working closely with Gabi, our Branch Partner who has over 15 years of experience. You’ll be leading a team of three Patient Care Assistants, and we have a fantastic Client Care Assistant managing our front of house.  

This role works to a 4-day week with 1:6 weekends.

We have everything we need to provide exceptional care including a spacious reception area and two large consults rooms, amazing prep area and theatre with surgical viewing window, in-house lab, x-ray and laparoscopy. 

We’re a few minutes’ walk from Parsons Green Underground (District Line). As you walk out the station, you’re hit with a welcoming village feel and a sense of community.

You’ll find us opposite the award-winning Parsons Green (internationally recognised as a lovely and beautifully maintained park!). There is great coffee across the road from the clinic and plenty of places to eat and grab lunch.

We take pride in our collaborative approach and have created clinical communities where vets and nurses with a shared interest connect and collaborate on a regular basis.

To support you in your role, we also offer various nurse consult training and internal CPD including building your confidence, our Nutritional Ambassador Programme or developing your consulting skills.

Medivet Parsons Green address is 4 Heathman’s Rd, London SW6 4TJ

If you do not have an up-to-date CV or would prefer a casual discussion about the role before applying, please contact Georgia –

Key Benefits

  • Health cash plan from day one (covering dental, physio and optical services) with 24/7 Private GP Service.
  • Life Assurance 3 x salary.
  • Access to 24-hour counselling by phone or in person should you feel you need support.
  • 33 days’ annual leave (including Bank Holidays) pro-rata rising to 38 with length of service.
  • An additional ‘Day for You’, a paid day’s leave for you to use as you wish.
  • Clinical CPD: £750 per year plus 2 days’ paid leave
  • Internal CPD and access to Clinical Communities
  • Funded certificate opportunities.
  • VDS and RCVS fees paid.
  • Interest free Season Ticket Loan.
  • Cycle to Work scheme.
  • Discounts on Medivet products and services.

Role Accountabilities

Exceptional care is at the heart of everything we do at Medivet. That’s the care for our patients, our clients and for each other – we really want to make a positive difference through every interaction we have.In this role you will:

  • Consistently deliver exceptional care to your clients.
  • Support with surgeries and procedures, completing all pre and post procedure activity.
  • Carry out nurse led appointments and schedule 3 activities.
  • Deliver patient monitoring and care.
  • Manage admissions and discharges as directed by the Veterinary team.
  • Complete patient transfers to out of hours or enhanced care.
  • Dispense and check medication.
  • Deliver professional excellence, complying with all regulatory, practice and operational standards.
  • Hold briefings to engage and co-ordinate your team to support the most effective running of the practice.

Your Skills and Experience

  • RCVS registered Veterinary Nurse.
  • Experience of delivering exceptional patient and client care.
  • Experienced in working effectively as part of a team.
  • Experience of supporting Nurse consults, with an understanding of how this contributes to practice performance and efficiency.
  • Experienced in using coaching and influencing skills to get the best out of every colleague.

About Us

Medivet is a leading veterinary care provider, with practices across the UK including a number of 24-hour veterinary centres and referral centres. We also have a growing presence overseas with practices in France, Germany and Spain.

We’re proud to support a large, connected and growing community of colleagues who provide exceptional care that’s always there. That’s more than a strapline for us, we truly believe every interaction we have matters and that we can make a real difference. This is as true for our colleagues as it is for our patients and clients. Being part of Medivet means being part of a forward-thinking and caring environment with the very best equipment and treatment options available, and the very best treatment for you as a valued member of the team.

This is the home of talented people like you who want to stand out in their field and whose compassion for animals goes way beyond their job. Join us and be part of our exciting plans for the future.

Job number: FR04745