Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

The Role

We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team! This role requires the successful candidate to provide a high standard of Veterinary Nursing to the patients of St Georges Veterinary Group and to provide an excellent level of customer care, client education and to promote preventative health care. The required duties of this role include preparing animals for theatre, monitoring anaesthetics, assisting in theatre if required, positioning animals for x-rays, performing nursing procedures as detailed under Schedule 3 of the Veterinary Surgeons Act, providing intensive nursing care to hospitalised patients, performing detailed and accurate kennel rounds, performing in house laboratory tests. This is a full-time position working an average of 37.5 hours, 5 days a week, 1 in 10 weekends and no OOH.

About Us

We have a team of 28 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 20 Veterinary Surgeons across our hospital and 6 branches with a growing referral practice. We have 3 clinical directors across the group and a team of Animal Care assistants who work at the main hospital. There are roughly 30 receptionists across the group also. At the hospital we have vets who are certificate holders in diagnostic Imaging, surgery, and medicine. Our hospital services include CT scanner, digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental x-ray, In-house blood machines, capnography, physiotherapy, cardiology, and orthopaedics.

Applicant Requirements

The ideal candidate must be a Registered Veterinary Nurse with a minimum of 1 years experience in small animal practice. Career development, knowledge and experience can be gained in this position due to our practice having a large team of vets and nurses to provide training, guidance, help and support.

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

Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom

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St George's Vets, Wolverhampton