Registered Veterinary Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse £30,000 Per Year Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Medivet Referrals East Midlands Full Time, Permanent

The opportunity

Medivet have an opportunity for a registered veterinary nurse to join the amazing team at the East Midlands referral practice.

EMR is based in Hucknall and is a fully equipped referral centre, including a separate operating theatre, digital x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy with access to in-house MRI and CT scanner. The team currently consists of a lead vet supported buy a head nurse, RVNs, SVNs, PCAs and client care assistants.

This is a permanent full-time position, covering 40 hours per week with fair share of weekends but we’re open to being flexible where we can so let us know what works for you.

Employee Benefits:

  • Relocation package of up to £2000.
  • £750 CPD allowance and 2 days paid CPD leave per year.
  • Payment of RCVS, VDS & BVNA fees.
  • Access to a large amount of in-house training
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays.
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave.
  • Annual pay reviews.
  • Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance.
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Hapibenefits – Discounts on retail, entertainment and meals out.
  • 24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance program.

This is the perfect opportunity to take the next step in your career by joining the growing Medivet community, we want to be the best place for vets and nurses to work and we’re putting in the effort to do that. For more information contact daniel.scratcher@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.
  • Assistance with handling of patients.

Your skills and experience

  • Veterinary nursing degree, diploma or equivalent.
  • Registered (or able to register) with the RCVS.
  • Passion for delivering outstanding service and care for our patients and clients.
  • Commitment to animal welfare.
  • Excellent organisational skills & ability to keep on top of practice protocols and procedures.
  • Flexible & adaptable in approach to work, happy to help and support wherever needed.
  • Friendly & positive attitude towards working as part of a team.
  • Drive to progress and expand skills/knowledge.

About us

Our veterinary nurses are the heart of all our practices, you’ll be supporting vets in a number of ways and be at the front line of delivering exceptional care, from routine health checks to advanced surgeries you’ll work directly with patients and clients to offer care that’s bespoke to them and provide essential support that will allow the practice to deliver a gold standard experience.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work. Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available. We recognise the amazing work our people do and we strive to offer the best possible reward package in the veterinary sector.

Job number: FR05043