• Location: Hertfordshire

  • Reference: JT-23389

  • Sector: Vet Nurse Job

  • Job type: Permanent Jobs

  • Expires: 2023-11-28

We are looking for a registered veterinary nurse to join a friendly and supportive team in Hitchin, on a permanent basis.

This role will offer plenty of scope for professional growth whatever level of previous experience. The position would suit someone who has an interest in nurse consultations, good communication skills and enthusiasm to provide support to clients both in person and over the phone.

Your main duties will include nurse consultations, medical nursing, diagnostics inc. radiography and laboratory work, anaesthesia, and inpatient care; in addition to assisting veterinary surgeons during procedures and consultations/visits. Nurses will have responsibility for a set task area each day: theatre, inpatient, duty, consulting but the teamwork together to cover all aspects and care provision.

The Role

  • Registered Veterinary Nurse – full-time permanent position
  • 40 hours over 5 days per week and a share of the Saturday rota
  • Depending on your allocated task area you will start anytime from 7:30am with inpatients and admits to 10:00am for as part of the ‘late’ team; the duty shift starts at 4:00pm and works through until 10pm (no phones)

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary for the role is up to £29,000 per annum depending on experience
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • £550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Professional Memberships
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees

And more!

If you are interested or would like to apply for this position, please submit your CV and Cover Letter to jthompson@glvets.com or call Joel Thompson on 0117 329 3900.

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