• Location: Crediton

  • Reference: MGL-25741

  • Sector: Vet Nurse Job

  • Job type: Permanent Jobs

  • Expires: 2024-07-24

We are currently seeking a highly skilled and compassionate Registered Veterinary Nurse to join a dedicated team at a thriving veterinary practice in Devon. As a Registered Veterinary Nurse, you will play a vital role in providing exceptional care to patients and supporting the team in delivering outstanding service to clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting veterinarians during consultations, surgeries, and other medical procedures
  • Monitoring and caring for in-patients, ensuring their comfort and well-being
  • Administering medications and treatments as prescribed by veterinarians
  • Conducting laboratory tests and analysing results
  • Providing advice and guidance to clients on pet care, nutrition, and general health
  • Maintaining accurate patient records and updating medical histories
  • Assisting with the management of inventory and ordering of supplies
  • Participating in the training and mentoring of veterinary assistants and students

Requirements:

  • Registered Veterinary Nurse qualification
  • Excellent knowledge of veterinary nursing practices and procedures
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively within a team and independently
  • Exceptional organizational and time management abilities
  • Compassionate and empathetic nature towards animals and their owners
  • Proficiency in using veterinary software and computer systems

About the practice:

Located in beautiful mid Devon near Exeter, they have purpose-built small animal facilities that are continuously improving, including ongoing work to extend their prep and kennel area. The practice boasts laparoscopic capabilities, a full range of endoscopes, dental radiography, ultrasound, and upcoming upgrades to their radiography to DR. Additionally, they have an onsite rehabilitation team with underwater treadmill and laser, as well as visiting orthopaedics and ophthalmology services. Construction of equine hospitalisation facilities is currently underway.

This approachable team is experienced in providing an environment for colleagues to thrive, ensuring continuity of care for clients and their pets. This also allows their vets and nurses to develop essential skills in managing emergency cases from start to finish. Support and advice are readily available from the team whenever needed. They value strong client relationships and offer 15-minute appointments as standard.

Benefits:

  • No Nights
  • Option of 4 in 7 days with on call weekends 1 in 8
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Pension scheme
  • Staff discounts
  • Flu Vaccination
  • VDU eye testing
  • Employee assistance programme

If you are a dedicated and passionate Registered Veterinary Nurse looking to join a progressive and dynamic veterinary practice, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and phone Mia on 01291 645871.

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