Registered Veterinary Nurse (Ref 1992)

  • 4 Semington Road, Melksham, SN12 6BZ, WLT, GB

Job Description

The Beeches Veterinary Centre is a dedicated RCVS Accredited Small Animal Practice in Melksham, Wiltshire looking to expand our team. We take pride in providing excellence in patient and client care alike, while being part of a fun and supportive team. We aim to make full use of and develop staff skills within an open and trusting environment and to encourage education for our team members as well as clients.

As a Registered Veterinary Nurse, you will be joining part of a well-established team of experienced nurses. You will be responsible for assisting the Veterinary Surgeons and other members of the nursing team, through monitoring of anaesthesia, pain management, Schedule-3 procedures, ward rounds, inpatient care, and nursing clinics, plus occasional reception cover. You will be able to develop good rapport with all team members and clients.

• Recently qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse or 2nd year Student Veterinary Nurse
• Up to date CPD (if applicable)
• Ability to work within a team containing persons with various levels of experience
• Great communication skills
• Willingness to learn and develop professionally

• Competitive salary
• Encouraged, supported and funded CPD
• IVC employee benefits
• 38.5 hours per week worked over 4.5 days
• Weekends shared on a rota basis
• No OOH
• Good holiday allowance

Facilities and who you’ll work with:
Single-site RCVS Accredited Small Animal Practice with separate dog, cat and isolation wards, separate theatre with multi-parameter monitoring system and heated operating table, imaging suite, large prep room, dental tub table, a dedicated laboratory and a veterinary ambulance. Other member of the team includes 3.5 FTE experienced Veterinary Surgeons, our Nursing Manager, Clinical Lead Nurse, 5 RVNs, 1 SVN, a dedicated reception team plus our Practice Manager.

Job Details

Employment Type:
Position Type:
Vet Nurse / Technician
Candidate Type:

Small animal practitioner

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