Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

About Us

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our RCVS accredited single site practice in Frodsham, Cheshire. Situated in beautiful rural Cheshire, Frodsham is a historic town, only a 20 minute drive from Chester with excellent access to the motorway network. We have a vibrant, friendly and supportive clinical team of seven vets, six RVNs and two VCAs. We have in house biochemistry and Haematology machines, x-ray and ultrasound.

The Role

This is a permanent full time role but job share/part time will be considered. The successful applicant will work an average of 42 hours a week, Monday to Friday the shifts are varied between the hours of 8am and 8pm. Saturday cover is 9am-5pm shared on a rota basis (a day in lieu is given when a Saturday is worked.) All general nursing duties to be undertaken including anaesthetic monitoring, inpatient care, radiography, in house lab testing and nurse consults. Nurse consults include weight management etc. with scope to expand the variety of consults available to our clients. Candidates are expected to maintain high clinical standards and undertake infection control and equipment maintenance. You will not be required to cover OOH, however, if an emergency arises and extends after surgery hours the successful applicant must be willing to stay on if required.

Applicant Requirements

The successful applicant will be qualified and registered with the RCVS. We are looking for someone enthusiastic, positive and organised. A supportive team player with a high standard of patient care, you will also have a client focused approach. You should have great communication skills and be passionate at promoting preventative health care in patients.

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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Email your CV to Amy at [email protected] or call 07856426902 for more information.

Job Details

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

Job Location

Frodsham, Cheshire, United Kingdom

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