Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

The Role

We are looking for a hard-working Registered Veterinary Nurse who prides themselves on providing high standards of patient and client care to join our friendly team in Bath. This is a full time role working 35 hours per week over 4 days with every Friday off. You will work every other Saturday morning and 1 bank holiday per year with no other out of hour duties. A successful applicant will be keen to develop nurse clinics, be confident at anaesthesia, and happy to help with the daily running of the surgery. This practice benefits from the support of an experienced second full time Registered Veterinary Nurse.

About Us

We are located in a popular area of Bath which benefits from local independent shops in easy walking distance. Station Road is a busy first opinion practice offering both consultations and operations daily throughout the week. We have two consulting rooms, a fully equipped operating theatre, x-ray facilities and practice laboratory. The team at Station Road are very friendly and pride themselves on their welcoming service. We also benefit from the support of our 24-hour first opinion and referral hospital in Bath. Station Road is the largest branch practice in Bath Vet Group and the team consists of 4 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 Veterinary Nurses, and a reception team. Each day there will be a dedicated consulting Veterinary Surgeons and an additional Veterinary Surgeon in the mornings to perform operations.

Bath Vets pride ourselves on our friendly working environment and our focus on staff wellbeing. Staff are actively encouraged to develop their skills and knowledge via in-house learning and CPD.

Applicant Requirements

This role would suit a Registered Veterinary Nurse with previous branch experience who enjoys client facing and excels working in a close team. Applicants must be confident in performing nurse clinics and have good communication skills. This role is essential for bonding clients with the practice and therefore applicants must be willing to form a close working relationship with clients.

Benefits (subject to pro rata)

• 4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
• 3 days paid CPD leave
• £550 CPD allowance per annum
• RCVS Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• VDS cover
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• My Benefits – various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Pension
• CPD/training support
• Paid bereavement leave
• Company sick pay
• Employee opinion survey
• Free uniform in a number of roles
• Annual pay reviews
• Social events
• Academy & Leadership courses
• Focus on employee wellbeing
• Relocation packages
• Career progression opportunities
• Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. 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.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

Job Details

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Position Type:
Vet Nurse / Technician
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Job Location

Bath, United Kingdom

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Bath Veterinary Group, Station Road Surgery