Registered Veterinary Nurse- Join a fantastic hospital!

Location Windsor
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £31k
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email: niamh@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: NF307
Published: 17 days ago

​We at Lloyd & Cowan are thrilled to be working with a practice who have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their fantastic Hospital. The day-to-day duties of their RVNs their Hospital include working a variety of different shifts, such as wards, theatre, reception/nurse clinics and laboratory. They are a training practice so would welcome an RVN that has an interest in student training and support, this would be a bonus, although this is not essential. 


Rota:

The role would include working a 38-hour week with varying shifts spread over 4-6 days. They are open to flexible working and would consider part-time applicants. Their RVN's shift patterns vary, currently there are a mixture of start and finish times from 8 am-7 pm. The role also involves taking part in their out-of-hours rota providing overnight inpatient care. 


About them:

They are based in the Royal town of Windsor, which has excellent transport links to London and Heathrow. Windsor has a vibrant town centre which is a 10-minute walk from the practice, as well as being surrounded by beautiful countryside perfect for outdoor activities. They are a well-equipped Hospital, regularly carrying out laparoscopic, orthopaedic, and soft tissue surgeries. They have an x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, rhinoscopy, an in-house laboratory, piped gas, 1 x operating theatre, 1 x dental suite and a large well- equipped prep area. They have separate cat and dog wards waiting areas and an additional isolation unit. 

They currently have 8 vets covering a 6.5 vet rota, inclusive of 3 certificate holders. Their current nurse team includes 7 RVN's and 3 SVN's.

Salary:

Up to £31,000 DOE

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave

  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

  • 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

  • VDS cover

  • RCVS fees

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.

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