Registered Veterinary Nurse/2nd Year SVN

Job Description

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse or 2nd Year SVN to join our small animal and exotics team! Duties for this role will include admits, discharges, inpatient care, anaesthetics, nurse clinics and client care. This is a great opportunity to work with a variety of species, to a high standard. The rota is designed to give a good work/life balance. This role is full time worked over 4 days a week with 1 in 4 weekends. Includes on call duties.

About Us

We are based at two sites, Chorlton and Sale, with our Cattery and Avian and Exotic referral clinic both at Chorlton. We are a supportive, caring, busy practice with good team work. We are lucky to have great clients and a wide variety of patients! Our aim to is provide a high standard of veterinary care and upkeep and great local reputation. We are a fully, well-equipped Tier 2 practice.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a hard worker who is able to multitask and a good team player. This is a full-time position that would suit a Registered Veterinary Nurse with some post graduate experience however, a 2nd Year SVN would also be considered. Rotation of nursing duties with exotic training and qualification opportunities.

RVN Benefits
• 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

Manchester, United Kingdom

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Ashleigh Veterinary Centre, Chorlton