Registered Veterinary Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse £30,000 per year Nantwich, Cheshire Medivet Nantwich 24 Hour Full Time, Permanent

The Opportunity

Are you looking for your next challenge? Want to develop your skills further in a multi-discipline practice? Do you want to really use your nursing qualification? Then look no further!

Nantwich 24 Hour is a purpose built modern veterinary hospital with a large first opinion client base as well as taking referrals in orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, internal medicine and diagnostic imaging.

Our facilities include separate dog and cat wards, isolation for cats and dogs, four operating theatres, CT and MRI, Endoscopy and Ultrasound.

Applications would be welcome from veterinary nurses who have a clinical preference in surgery, medicine or client care. We would encourage and support any successful applicant wanting to undertake a nursing diploma or further qualifications.

Key benefits include:

  • Generous CPD allowance.
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid.
  • Exceptional opportunities for career development.

Please contact katherine.kingham@medivet.co.uk for a friendly initial conversation.

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:

  • Provide first class clinical care through consultations, procedures and monitoring.
  • Complete clinical handover and arrange transfer of any patient needing out of hours or enhanced care.
  • Provide exceptional client care giving clear updates on patients, resolving issues as they arise.
  • Observe the highest standards of regulatory, practice and operational compliance.
  • Prepare accurate estimates for clients, ensuring payment and minimising debt.
  • Maximise capacity through the most effective utilisation of clinical skills.
  • Hold engaging clinical meetings with veterinary and nursing teams.
  • Support and carry out colleague clinical mentoring / development.
  • Pro-actively support and share clinical best practice within and across clinics and the wider Medivet community.

Your Skills and Experience

  • RCVS registered.
  • Minimum of one year of small animal practice experience.
  • A client-oriented approach, with excellent communication skills.
  • Experience of working to the highest medical and surgical standards.
  • Experience of working with a team to develop a practice.
  • Competent in clinical examination and surgery.
  • Confident working sole charge.
  • Experience of building trusting relationships with colleagues, and working effectively as part of a team.
  • A great communicator, you will be an outstanding and positive example to others.

About Us

Medivet is a leading veterinary care provider, operating in the UK, Germany, Spain and France with more than 500 branches and 27 24-hour veterinary centres.

We’re proud to support a large, connected and growing community of colleagues who provide exceptional care, 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.

We’re continuing our mission to deliver exceptional care, always there by creating great experiences for our patients, clients, and colleagues through a forward-thinking and caring environment where we make every experience better by using the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

We love working with talented, like-minded people who want to stand out in their field and whose compassion for animals always goes way beyond their job. We have exciting plans for the future so come and join us on our journey.

Job number: FR04852