Registered Veterinary Nurse - 4 Day Week!

Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £28,000
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email: niamh@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: NF096
Published: 25 days ago

Registered Veterinary Nurse - 4 Day Week!

Our client, a proudly independent practice in Newcastle, has an opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join their friendly team!

The independent veterinary practice is equipped with modern diagnostic facilities including digital radiography, ultrasonography, dental radiography, and an in-house laboratory. They have recently started performing laparotomy spays, ensuring they provide the highest level of care and treatment for their patients.

Team and Support:
The successful candidate will join a dedicated and supportive team consisting of 4 vets and 5 RVNs. The practice prides itself on a collaborative environment where each team member's expertise is valued. They offer emergency care during opening hours, but there are no out-of-hours requirements for this role.

Role and Responsibilities:
As a Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN), the candidate will play a crucial role in delivering outstanding veterinary care and support to the practice's patients and their owners. Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting vets during consultations and surgical procedures

  • Providing high-quality nursing care to in-patients

  • Carrying out diagnostic tests using modern facilities

  • Educating pet owners on preventative care and post-treatment care

  • Maintaining accurate and detailed patient records

Salary Range:£26,000 - £28,000 per annum

Working Hours:

  • 4-day week: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM

  • 1 in 4 Saturdays: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Benefits:

  • 6 weeks holiday (pro rata) inclusive of public/bank holidays

  • CPD allowance: £600 annually

  • CPD leave: Up to 3 days per year

  • Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Access to "My Perks" – offers, discounts, and cashback on shopping, travel, entertainment, and more

  • Cycle to Work scheme

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities, call Niamh on 028 8765 8065 or email a CV to niamh@lloydandcowan.com

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8765 8065.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as our way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.