Oncology Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

The Role

In this new and exciting position, you will be able to be hands on and work alongside our current oncology nurse and clinician. Caring for chemo patients on a daily basis both for visits for receiving chemo and periods of hospitalisation. You will also be responsible for the monitoring of, sedation and general anaesthesia for new patients admitted for staging prior to chemo, as well as helping to manage interventional radiology patients.

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 offer both primary care and a specialist-led referral service in a range of disciplines and due to an increasing caseload, we are able to offer exciting nursing opportunities. Each role is interesting and varied, and should you wish to work in our hospital, referral experience is not essential as we welcome the opportunity to provide training for the perfect candidates. What we do ask for is enthusiasm, an excellent work ethic, team spirit and a passion for clinical excellence.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a registered veterinary nurse with referrals and small animal experience, who is hardworking and has an interest in Oncology and Medicine. You must be able to organise and prioritise whilst being professional, confident and eager to learn new skills. It would be beneficial to have experience in a busy hospital environment, with proven team-working skills. It would also be useful to have experience with urinary catheters, feeding tubes etc.
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Job Details

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Vet Nurse / Technician
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Job Location

Derby, United Kingdom

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Pride Veterinary Centre - Referral Specialists