Registered Veterinary Nurse (Independent, 2 Site Practice)

Location Cheshire
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Generous Salary - Rising with Experience
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SGVNARKH
Published: 8 days ago

​We have an exciting Opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join a Well-Established Independent Practice in the Cheshire Area!

About:

You will be joining a great team across a 2 site independent small animal practice where an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Veterinary Nurse. This is a full-time role (37.5 hours per week), permanent position, 1 in 4 Saturday or Sunday morning surgery rota and no out of hours.

They are an independent two-site practice with a varied caseload where no two days are the same! You will be working with a fantastic team of Vets, RVN’s, SVN’s and Receptionists who are passionate and dedicated to providing the highest standard of care. They have a caring, sympathetic and professional approach working closely with our patients and clients, this is reflected in all that we do. You will be required to work across both sites (Mobberley and Northwich). This is a highly demanding and rewarding role and you will work closely with our Veterinary Surgeons to assist them with examinations, treatments, procedures and the overall smooth running of the practice.

Responsibilities of the job include:

  • Monitoring anaesthetics, administering drugs and medication

  • Preparing animals for surgery

  • Holding and monitoring animals during operations

  • Maintaining, sterilising and laying out surgical equipment

  • Cleaning up after surgery

  • Undertaking diagnostic tests

  • Preparing and sending off laboratory samples

  • Taking X-Rays

  • Caring for, exercising and grooming animal ‘in-patients’

  • Giving advice to owners about caring for and breeding animals

  • Nurse clinics

  • Keeping records

  • Writing and filing reports

Requirements:

  • Qualified Vet Nurse

  • Registered with RCVS

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Team player

  • Confident in all areas of general small animal nursing

  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience

  • 21 days annual leave plus bank holidays which increases with service

  • Birthday day off

  • Staff discounts

  • RCVS and VDS fees paid

  • Social Events

  • Pension scheme

  • Access to the Employee Assistance Programme

If you are an Experienced Veterinary Nurse looking to join an Independent clinic with clinical freedom and develop your professional career - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to sophie@lloydandcowan.com. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 02887658068.

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 a way of saying thank you. ​

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.