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​Senior RVN needed Hampshire- Maternity Cover

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Veterinary Nurse
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  • Contact Phone: 01291 645 871
  • Expiry Date: 22 July 2021
  • Job Ref: (SN/15955)

​Senior RVN needed Hampshire- Maternity Cover (SN/15955)

Our client is looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to take over the role as Senior RVN at their surgery to cover maternity leave. The role would include theatre, inpatients, consults and reception duties. They have 2 shifts per day (8.15-16.30 or 10-19.30). They open until 1pm on Saturdays and this is covered on a 1:3 basis. They have no OOH but we do care for our inpatients ourselves on a 1:8 weekends basis.

Our client is located on the Hampshire/Surrey border. They have 3 well equipped surgeries with digital x-ray, ultrasound, microscopy and Idexx lab machines. The team has 9 vets, 7 RVNs, 4 SVNs and 5 receptionists. They have vets that are interested in general surgery, orthopaedics and exotics.

The candidate should have good communication skills and be highly motivated to give the highest of quality care to our patients that we pride ourselves on giving. This role would suit a RVN looking to take the next step to further their career. Also, being a Clinical Coach would also be beneficial but not essential.

You will be covering all nursing duties where required including assisting in surgery, monitoring anesthetics, taking bloods and x-rays, in patient care, critical care, nursing clinics amongst others. The ideal candidates will be hard working, enthusiastic and down-to-earth with a proactive, positive attitude who thrives with a busy caseload. A confident level of general nursing is required and above all else, you will be passionate and dedicated to providing an outstanding service for our clients and their animals.

The practice is offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a funded CPD package as well as 4 weeks holiday plus bank holidays. The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years UK experience.

If you are interested in this excellent role call Stephen Nicolle on 01291 645 871 or email