Registered Veterinary Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse Salary £30,000 per year Loughborough, Leicestershire Medivet Loughborough Full Time, Permanent

The Opportunity

Would you like to be a valued member of a supportive team that are proud to be an essential part of the community?

Medivet Loughborough is situated in a beautiful spacious building and offers a friendly and supportive environment led by Branch Partner Rachael. You will be supported in your role by our Head RVN Kayleigh who has been with practice 17 years and has in-depth knowledge. We have a wide and varied caseload with the capacity to perform advanced soft-tissue surgeries. 

The practice is located 5 minutes away from Loughborough Town Centre and scenic Queens Park, home to a beautiful aviary, can be found 2-minutes away, perfect for a lunch time stroll. We are just off the A6 on Forest Road and easily assessible to both the M1 and East Midlands Airport and offer free parking onsite. 

You’ll be covering 40 hours per week and part of a weekend rota covering 1:6 weekends, bank holidays are shared with nurses in the region and on-call rota at Medivet 24 hour Birstall, Leicestershire.

Salary & benefits

  • Salary £30,000 per year
  • CPD allowance £750 with 2-days CPD leave and in-house CPD available
  • RCVS, BVNA and VDS fees paid
  • 5 weeks paid annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance
  • ‘Peternity’ leave

This is a full time permanent position, covering 40 hours per week. You will also be part of a weekend rota covering 1:6 weekends, fair share of bank holidays and on-call rota at Medivet 24 hour Birstall, Leicestershire.

If you would like further information about the role or would prefer an informal chat before applying, please contact Serena on serena.khima@medivet.co.uk

Role Accountabilities

• Assisting Veterinary Surgeons with their medical/surgical duties
• Monitoring of anaesthesia
• Nursing/discharge of in-patients, prioritising patient welfare and care
• Running in house lab samples and organising repeat prescriptions
• Nurse consultations- internal training provided!
• Ensuring compliance and that policies and procedures are adhered to

Your Skills and Experience

• Registered with the RCVS
• Ability to keep on top of practice protocols and procedures
• Excellent organisational skills
• Strong communicator with both colleagues and clients
• Patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations
• Ability to use your judgement and make decisions
• Clinical coaching experience would be an advantage

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: FR04827