Student Veterinary Nurse

Student Veterinary Nurse Minimum wage plus £2000 London weighting allowance  Camberwell, Greater London Medivet 24 Hour Camberwell - The London Animal Hospital Full Time, Permanent

The role

Camberwell 24-Hour is a fantastic hospital based in South London.

We have a long history of providing exceptional patient/client care to our local community, we have a great reputation in the local area and are seeking a Student Veterinary Nurse to join us in our journey!

Our nurses are dedicated to providing the very best care, every day.

Progression and development are at the heart of everything we do, and we’re dedicated to supporting our Student Veterinary Nurses as they start their career in nursing.

Through regular performance reviews and catch-ups, we provide you with a wealth of opportunities to develop your skills in whichever way you choose.

In this highly rewarding and fulfilling role, you’ll work closely with vets and nurses in practice, you’ll assist with essential nursing duties and care, all while being supported by the practice staff and your dedicated Clinical Coach.

This role offers minimum wage, increasing to £30,000 when you qualify and become RCVS registered Veterinary Nurse.

  • £2000 London weighting allowance
  • RCVS and VDS paid
  • 4-weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
  • 43 hours per week including weekend shifts with time back in lieu

Key accountabilities

  • Applicants must currently be enrolled in college as a Student Veterinary Nurse.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, demonstrate initiative and demonstrates empathy with patients and clients
  • Adaptable, friendly with good customer service experience to continue building strong relationships with our clients

Branch

Camberwell is a purpose-built hospital, we have a great team of nine day/night vets with a good range of experience including certificate holders.

We are the main 24-hour centre for the region and provide out of hour care and hospitalisation for our surrounding Medivet branches.

We have 4-consult rooms, 2-theatres – one of our theatres has surgical viewing window. We have a spacious reception area and large, comfortable staff/kitchen area.

Equipment includes; digital and dental x-ray, ultrasound and CT imaging, bronchoscope, endoscope, blood pressure machine, ECG, full lab including microscope, haematology and biochemistry analyser. We also have a bone kit as well as full ex-lap kit including suction and diathermy and lap spay equipment.

We are lucky to work in a practice where we can work up cases thoroughly and provide the best care to our patients and clients.

Our address is 7 Kenbury Street Camberwell London SE5 9BS

To apply for the Registered Veterinary Nurse – Camberwell 24-Hour role, click the apply now button.

If you don’t have an up to date CV or would prefer an informal chat about the role before applying, please contact Georgia on georgia.lister-cook@medivet.co.uk

Job number: FR04836