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Nursing Edge - September 2018 - UK

Nursing Edge

  • Job Ref: 13216
  • Posted on April 25th 20182018-04-25

Graduate Veterinary Nurse and RVN ECC Opportunities – Nationwide

Competitive Financial Package

Supported emergency & critical care training for Veterinary Nurses

Whether you’re a newly qualified Veterinary Nurse with a keen interest in ECC, or an established general practice RVN looking to take your first steps into an emergency career, we want to hear from you. Our Nursing Edge programme is a great opportunity to gain valuable training and support as part of a confirmed permanent role with Vets Now.

Give yourself the Edge

Our Nursing Edge programme is due to commence on 3rd September 2018. Over 8 weeks, Nursing Edge will give you all the confidence and skills you need for emergency work. You will receive two weeks of lectures and interactive sessions at our training facility in Scotland, as well as six weeks of practical training in clinic. With a salary from day one, in a confirmed clinic of your choice, we’ll give you the best possible start in emergency practice.

Reward & development – we’ll give you it all

Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first class benefits and reward package, as well as continued development. We’ll even support you to complete the VNCertECC. In addition, our full time RVNs receive a generous CPD allowance of £750, effective after the first year of service.  

•           6.6 weeks annual leave
•           Pension contributions
•           Professional membership fee's
•           Free holiday accommodation in Arran
•           50% discounted staff pet care plan
•           Death in service of twice your annual salary
•           Membership of employee wellbeing programme
•           Company sick pay scheme
•           Company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme
•           Your birthday as a day off!

Our clinical staff are also encouraged to attend our annual ECC Congress, the largest in the UK, which features an array of international accredited speakers, delegates and exhibitors.

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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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