Post Registration Programme RVNLocation: Edison Business Park, Hindle Way, Off Dorcan Way, Swindon, Wiltshire Practice: Eastcott Veterinary Referrals Salary: £22,000 Practice Details
We are a veterinary clinic and referral multi-disciplinary practice that offers the highest care services for small animals. With our primary care and 24-hour emergency services, we care for pets from all over the south as well as animals in our local community. We believe excellence is at the heart of both clinical standards and customer service to make sure our patients have the best quality care.
As part of our structured year long programme, you will rotate around core areas of the hospital whilst being supported by a trained preceptor (clinical mentor) and skills supervisors (experts in their nursing area). You will be given five professional development days to enhance your career progression and time off rota each week to learn new skills and improve your knowledge base.
Your role and responsibilities
Join our fantastic team Nursing team in our multi-disciplinary practice based in Swindon. We are a progressive, close knit and supportive team.
You will be welcomed into a team of skilled and encouraging nurses, clinicians, residents, interns, support staff, and physiotherapists. Personal development and professional progression is supported, encouraged and celebrated.
The successful candidate must be highly motivated, caring and experienced with a passion for providing the very best inpatient care. As part of Linnaeus, you have access to over 150hours of pre-recorded CPD delivered by our expert clinicians and nurses.
As a PRP nurse, you will not be required to work weekends or night shifts.
- £22,000 per year
- £500 CPD allowance + 3 days in which to take it
- 5 Professional Development Days
- The equivalent of 2 hours each week off rota for study
- Preceptor and PRP manager support
- 25 days holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave
- RCVS & VDS fees paid
- Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program
- Career progression opportunities
- Staff discount schemes
- Enhanced sickness pay
- Enhanced equal family leave
- Wellness programme including:
- Employee assistance programme
- Eyecare voucher scheme
- Free annual flu jab
- Cycle to work scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Recruitment referral reward scheme.
At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our Associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme which is available for everyone. For more information, click here.
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 Sophie Venables at [email protected] and [email protected] if you have any questions about the role or to apply, please complete the application form here.