Registered Veterinary NurseLocation: 26A Cambridge Road, Milton, Cambridge Practice: Village Vet (Milton) Salary: £24,000 to £29,000 depending on experience Practice Details
We are a well-established, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) accredited, small animal primary care practice that covers the locations of London, Hertfordshire, and Cambridgeshire. Alongside all our primary care services we also have four 24-hour continuous care hospitals made up of our highly certified specialists and general practice staff to ensure the highest form of veterinary care for the benefits of pets and clients alike.
Your role and responsibilities
Village Vet is recruiting for a Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) to join our 24hr hospital in Milton, Cambridgeshire.
You will be working day shifts as part of a large, experienced, and talented clinical team who are all are incredibly committed to delivering the best possible care to our clients and patients.
We have been awarded with ‘Hospital’ status under the RCVS Practice Standards Scheme and have all the equipment you would expect us to, including full diagnostic facilities, an on-site lab, a dedicated ICU ward, separate cat/dog wards, and full theatre and dental suites.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an RVN to develop in their area of interest, whether that is ECC, medical or surgical nursing, as we have a highly stimulating and rewarding caseload with the majority of our patients presenting as non-routine.
We are looking for a pro-active, dedicated RVN with any level of experience as we can provide strong support for those that may be new to a hospital environment.
We are dedicated to training the next generation of nurses, so would encourage and support our new RVN to gain their Clinical Coach qualification, if not held already.
Hours: Full-time (42 hrs/week). 1:6 weekend rota with time given off in lieu for weekend worked
- 25 days holiday + bank holidays on a pro-rata basis
- Additional paid day off to celebrate your birthday
- Welcome package
- Enhanced sickness policy
- RCVS & VDS fees paid
- £500 CPD allowance
- Extensive learning and development programmes
- Progression opportunities
- Staff discount schemes
- Discounts with PetPlan
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Gym membership discount
- Cycle2Work scheme
- Eye care vouchers
- Flu vaccine voucher
- Recruitment reward scheme.
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.