Cardiology Registered Veterinary NurseLocation: Bramston Way, Southfields, Laindon, Essex Practice: Southfields Veterinary Specialists Salary: Up to £28k DOE Practice Details
We are a multi-disciplinary, RCVS accredited specialist lead referral centre within the county of Essex, where we work to the highest standards of veterinary care for pets, creating a seamless experience for them and their owners. We are incredibly proud to have an outstanding team of highly qualified veterinary specialists, that enable the very best care for all patients that come to our practice.
Your role and responsibilities
Southfields Veterinary Specialists are currently recruiting for a talented nurse to support our existing teams in providing exceptional care to our patients.
As part of our growing Cardiology team, consisting of a consultant, intern, nurses, and support staff, you will see a large and varied referral and emergency caseload, allowing you to work within an exceptional team and develop your career whilst being exposed to cases from a range of disciplines. This is a rewarding and challenging role that will require teamwork and dedication to the service and its patients.
As a Cardiology Nurse, you will care for patients requiring medical and surgical management of a variety of conditions including, but not limited to, acquired heart diseases, congenital heart diseases, arrhythmias, and interventional cardiology.
You will have a good understanding of cardiology which, following an induction alongside our team, will allow you to support patients undergoing procedures including echocardiography, electrocardiography, radiography, Holter monitoring and fluoroscopy.
This is the perfect opportunity for the Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) with a keen interest in cardiology to develop their understanding and practical abilities alongside our experienced team of specialists and RVNs.
You will be required to liaise with all disciplines to facilitate gold standard patient care through effective communication from the point of admitting through to discharge.
This is an exciting time to join Southfields as we expand our offering and invest in new services in preparation to move to our 40,000SQFT. purpose-built practice, providing all disciplines with state-of-the-art facilities to support our growing caseload.
Referral experience is not essential as full training and support will be provided.
- Full-time position
- A competitive salary
- Generous CPD allowance
- Pension scheme
- Holiday reward service
- A good work life balance
- Opportunities for progression
- Enhanced sick leave
- Enhanced parental leave
- Birthday day off
- Excellent location – only 30 minutes by train from central London, within easy reach of the beautiful Essex countryside and extremely well located for international travel links by air and train.
Part of an amazing global family
The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 Veterinary Health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.
Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.
Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.
We would love to hear from you, please contact Anna Smith at [email protected] if you have any questions about the role or to apply, please complete the application form below.