Cardiology Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

The Role

Cardiology is a busy and demanding discipline, yet challenging, exciting, and rewarding. In this role you will work solely within the cardiology department, concentrating mainly in x-ray, echocardiography and electrocardiography. You will be required to assist with the procedures including but not limited to, preparing, and holding for the echo’s, positioning for radiography's, placing Holter monitors, taking ECG’s/bloods pressure and blood samples. You will participate in the organisation of the daily running of the cardiology workload, liaising with clinicians/receptionists and other disciplines and booking the appropriate time slots for these procedures. A high level of skills to enable the best care for our patients who are often in need of intensive care in our ICU department. As a cardiology nurse you will play a diverse role from admitting and discharging of patients, organising appointments and procedures, maintaining a record of cases, charging of all procedures and hospital care, maintaining the maintenance of equipment and the managing of stock levels.

About Us

Pride Veterinary Centre offers a range of state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. Our diagnostics and treatments are second to none and we have many highly trained and experienced colleagues to ensure that our patients receive the very best treatment. We strive to deliver world class patient care and our fantastic facilities provide a superb care environment, including 13 consultation rooms, 7 hospital wards, 5 theatres, full advanced imaging suite, 3 ultrasound rooms, an endoscopy suite, hydrotherapy pool and treadmills and dedicated chemo & radio-iodine treatment rooms define the setting.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse with excellent organisation and communication skills who respond well to pressure and can work in a calm manner. For this role, you will need to be able to work well within a team as well as individually and be eager to learn new skills, whilst developing existing ones. It would be beneficial to have experience working in a busy hospital environment alongside a basic knowledge of cardiology.

As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

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Job Details

Employment Type:
Full-time
Position Type:
Vet Nurse / Technician
Earliest Start Date:
29-Nov-2020
Modified
30-Nov-2020

Job Location

Derby, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

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