Registered Veterinary Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse

New Malden Vets | New Malden, ENG, GB

Posted 15 days ago

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Posted on 15/09/2022
The Role
We are looking for a dedicated Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team at New Malden Vets in Kingston upon Thames. Day duties can include anaesthetic monitoring, care of inpatients, nurse consultations, drug dispensing, lab work, maintaining a sterile work environment (we also employ helpers to clean).
Full Time and Part Time applicants are welcome, there will be 1:5 weekends (8am-2pm Saturday, 9am-10am Sunday and care of inpatients) and there is no OOH involved.
Salary is up to £29,000 DOE and a welcome bonus of up to £3,000
About Us
We are a busy, supportive small animal practice with an interesting, varied caseload. Our equipment enables high general practice standard and includes cardiac and abdominal ultrasound, digital x-ray, dental x-ray (digital), full surgical kit and extensive lab equipment. Our location on SW London/Surrey borders allows easy access to central London by train in 25 mins and is close to Richmond Park, Wimbledon common and the A3 so plenty on the doorstep to enjoy outside work.
Our team is caring, open and supportive whilst upholding high standards of general practice. We have 6 vets, 8 nurses and many receptionists (nurses do not cover reception duties). We are primarily looking for an enthusiastic, friendly Registered Veterinary Nurse who is a good fit for our current lovely team! Any special interests are happily supported.
Applicant Requirements
Ideally, we are looking for a qualified RVN but would also be happy to consider a student nurse in the last year of qualification. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, positive, and organised. A supportive team player with a high standard of patient care, you will also have a client focused approach.
Benefits (subject to pro rata)
4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
3 days paid CPD leave
£550 CPD allowance per annum
RCVS Membership paid
Service based holiday entitlement increases
VDS cover
Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
Enhanced paternity pay
Birthday leave
Discounted veterinary fees
My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
Cycle to Work scheme
CPD/training support
Paid bereavement leave
Company sick pay
Employee opinion survey
Free uniform in a number of roles
Annual pay reviews
Social events
Academy & Leadership courses
Focus on employee wellbeing
Relocation packages
Career progression opportunities
Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
Any questions before applying?
Speak to Michael Middleton from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.
Michael Middleton
Talent Partner