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​Locum / Perm RVN - South Wales

  • Location: Newport
  • Job Type:Locum

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Veterinary Nurse
  • Contact: Josie Sorrell
  • Contact Phone: 01291 446 113
  • Expiry Date: 30 June 2021
  • Job Ref: JS-15608

​Locum / Perm RVN - South Wales (JS-15608) An experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse is wanted to join a supportive team at a lovely independent small animal practice in South Wales. This is a busy and progressive practice that is purpose-built and fully RCVS accredited. The practice are looking for a locum whilst recruiting for a permanent member of staff.

The nursing team is essential to assist the practice in delivering a gold standard of care to their clients and patients. They have a strong, diverse, and vibrant nursing team consisting of 8 qualified nurses and 8 student nurses.

As a training practice, they promote further development of their clinical skills and currently have two nurses commencing their nursing certificate courses, both of which are being supported and funded by the practice.

They believe that continuity of care is essential for any veterinary hospital and therefore provide their own out of hours' coverage to enable them to deliver 24/7 care. This essential around the clock care is delivered by their nursing team on a rota basis covering weekend and nights shifts.

Role and Benefits:

" Fully qualified and registered veterinary nurse.

" Permanent position

" Full time at 40 hours per week.

" Annual salary is £23,920.

" 20 days' holiday plus bank holidays.

" OOH and weekend as per rota.

" Progression opportunities.

" Annual CPD allowance of £500 and 3 days.

" RCVS fees paid.

There is an excellent hourly rate on offer - If you're interested or would like to apply for the position, please email your CV and to or call Josie Sorrell on 01291 446 113.

Gardner Llewelyn are a three-time award winning agency in 2015/16/17 and supply Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Nurses on a locum and permanent basis to the UK Veterinary profession on a temporary and permanent basis. We have been a carbon zero company since 2013 and pride ourselves on being an ethical and responsible company. A full registration process is required prior to commencing a locum. Should you wish to discuss locum or permanent positions we have or would like to register a vacancy with us call us on 01291 446 113.

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