Exotic Veterinary Nurse Job, Jobs, Southern England, Swindon, 12841

Exotic Veterinary Nurse Job - Swindon

Emergency Nurse

  • Job Ref: 12841
  • Posted on April 10th 2017
This vacancy is no longer advertised

Vets Now have a part-time weekend position available for an Exotic Registered Veterinary Nurse based at our Swindon 24/7 Emergency Hospital.

This day shift role will involve clinical nursing of exotic emergency patients which includes monitoring of anaesthesia, radiography, medication, handling and cultivation of a wide variety of exotic in-patients (birds, reptiles and small mammals). There are day to day responsibilities for running and maintaining the exotic wards and patient care. 

Shift pattern:

1 in 4 weekends (flexible for holiday cover on weekdays and weekends is desirable but not essential.)

10 hour shifts on Saturday and Sunday, 8am – 7pm.

Success in this role requires the following Skills and Experience:

  • Must be registered or eligible for RCVS registration

  • Must be a fully qualified Veterinary Nurse with experience in exotics

    Key Benefits:

  • £750 CPD allowance (pro-rata), with various courses on offer including enrolment on the accredited Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency & Critical Care, and for more experienced candidates support to gain the VTS (ECC).

  • Annual Recognition awards

  • Online learning academy

  • VDS Insurance

  • RCVS fees paid* terms apply

To apply for this role please send your CV to jay.hamill@vets-now.com or call 01383 841181

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Why Work at Vets Now?

Rewards and benefits

As part of the Vets Now team your package will include RCVS membership, EVECCS and IVECCS membership, VDS cover and access to a contributory pension scheme.

Exciting caseload

Working in emergency means no two shifts are the same. You'll see a wide and diverse caseload that will give you the opportunity to use all of your clinical skills.

Owned and run by vets

Vets Now was established by our chairman Richard Dixon, a vet who wanted to help the profession by meeting the growing demand for out-of-hours emergency care. We still put the profession at the heart of everything we do.

Career development

No matter what stage you’re at in your career we’ve got the openings that will help you grow and develop. Whether you want to expand your clinical skills or move into a management role we will support you.

CPD and training

You'll receive a generous CPD allowance and access to one of the most innovative training programmes in the profession. Our team of emergency and critical care specialists shape our clinical training and every year we host the UK’s largest ECC congress.

Working out of hours

We look after our teams, no matter what time of the day or night they work. Working out of hours will give you the opportunity to spend your days doing the things that fit in with your lifestyle.

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