Weekend Veterinary Nurse Job, Jobs, Southern England, Reading

Reading - Part Time Vet Nurse - Competitive - Reading

Veterinary Nurse

  • Job Ref: 13452
  • Posted on May 3rd 20182018-05-03

Part Time Vet Nurse

Competitive Salary Package

Be the Vet Nurse you trained to be

We are looking for a veterinary nurse on a part time basis within our ECC clinic in Reading. This is a great way to learn from our highly experienced veterinary professionals whilst balancing a family, working another job or looking to gain experience within an ECC environment without the pressure of working sole charge.

Working weekends? Yes, but it’s still the most rewarding job in the industry.

Combine the adrenaline rush of ECC work with the flexibility of only working part time. Our well-equipped clinic in Reading offers an ever-changing caseload for a veterinary nurse looking to expand their knowledge within this skillset.

The rota pattern consists of: 

Weekend days/evening work – variety of shifts available

Saturday 6pm-12am, Sunday 9am-5pm, Sunday 5pm-12am - The role also offers excellent flexibility with the option to job share and work alternate weekends for the right candidates

What we can offer you

Recognising hard work is very important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first-class benefits and rewards package that includes:

  • 6.6 weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Pension contributions
  • Paid professional membership fees for VDS & RCVS
  • 50% discounted staff pet care plan
  • Death in service of twice your annual salary
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme
  • Your birthday as a day off

Stand out from the crowd

We take pride and integrity in the work that we do and that’s why we are committed to investing in the career progression of our people. In return for your talent and commitment, we offer a generous CPD allowance of up to £750, with various courses on offer including enrolment on the accredited Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical Care. For those more experienced candidates, support is available to gain the VTS (ECC).

For more information or to apply for this role contact David on 01383 841181 or email david.edment@vets-now.com





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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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