• Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Location: 43 Amsterdam Road, London Hours: Full time, Part time Practice: Forest Vets Isle of Dogs Surgery Practice Details Forest Vets Isle of Dogs Surgery

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Job Title: Registered Veterinary Nurse  

Salary: Up to £30,000 (Depending on Experience) 

Location: Forest Vets, Isle of Dogs, East London  

Job Type: Permanent 

Hours: 40hours per week with up to 1 in 4 Saturday Mornings (Part-time applicants also welcome)  

 

An excellent opportunity for an RVN to join a growing team in our newly refurbished Isle of Dogs Practice! 

 

We are currently renovating our wonderful practice located in Isle of Dogs, East London, which is due to re-open from May 2024. The practice will be well equipped with digital x-ray, dental x-ray and ultrasound. You will initially be part of a small team of Vets, Nurses and support staff at this site, but always with support from our other nearby sites including our state-of-the-art Hospital in Epping, which is equipped with both CT and MRI scanners. In the future, we are looking to grow our Isle Of Dogs practice further, making this a very exciting time to join the team! We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic RVN preferably with clinical coach experience to join our friendly team. 

 

 

Roles and responsibilities: 

  • Undertaking all general nursing duties within the practice and aiding veterinary surgeons when required.  

  • Providing excellent patient care.   

  • Maintaining accurate client and patient records.  

  • Demonstrating a commitment to continued professional development.  

  • Taking an active role in the training programme of veterinary nurses and patient care assistants.   

 

The practice is first opinion; however, we can offer our clients round the clock care with our 24/7 emergency service running from our Epping Hospital.   

At our hospital we have all the usual equipment as well as rigid and flexible endoscopes, Laparoscopy, CT and MRI.  

 

Benefits 

  • 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave 

  • RCVS & VDS fees paid 

  • External CPD funded 

  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program 

  • Career progression opportunities 

  • Staff discount schemes 

  • Life Assurance 

  • Enhanced sickness pay 

  • Enhanced equal family leave 

  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme 

  • Employer contribution pension scheme 

  • Wellness program including: 

  • Employee assistance program 

  • Eyecare voucher scheme 

  • Free annual Flu jab 

  • Cycle to work scheme 

  • Recruitment referral reward scheme 

 

About us 

Having over 30 years’ experience as a veterinary practice we understand the stresses and strains that pet owners can undergo when their animals face the prospect of needing medical treatment. It can be a hard time for everyone involved. 

At Forest Veterinary Centre we pride ourselves on making your visit as pleasant as possible and ensure that all our clients and patients are treated with the utmost care and attention. We want to provide you with peace of mind and endeavour to make your pets’ stay with us as comfortable as we can. With branches in Epping, Woodford Bridge, Isle of Dogs and Harlow, our facilities are fitted with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities that put your pets’ well-being first and foremost. 

 

Our practice philosophy is to provide premium pet care for anyone in the vicinity of our four branches. 

 

We also accept referrals from veterinary surgeons throughout the South East of England for cases that may require the more advanced diagnostic testing equipment that we have on site. Including the radioactive iodine therapy for the treatment of feline hyperthyroidism in cats at our radioiodine unit at Eastwick Lodge Farmhouse Harlow. 

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic RVN preferably with clinical coach experience to join our friendly team. 

 

At our hospital we have all the usual equipment as well as rigid and flexible endoscopes, laparoscopy, CT and MRI. The successful applicant will work alongside an excellent Veterinary team and experienced colleagues. 

 

If you would like to find out more about this role click apply or contact nataliejay.shoemark@linnaeusgroup.co.uk  

 

Part of an amazing global family

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. 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.

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.

Linnaeus is an equal-opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, we are committed to fostering a culture that is inclusive and diverse for all our associates.

If you would like to apply for this role, please click the Apply Button or for more information, please feel free to reach out directly to our Talent Acquisition team at [email protected]

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