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Veterinary Nurse

Sweeney's Personnel Limited
Kettering, UK
Closing date
23 Jan 2021

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Position: Veterinary Nurse
Employment Type: Permanent
Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire

Sweeney's Veterinary is currently seeking an RVN for our client in the Kettering, Northampstonshire area.

Applications from newly qualified RVN's are also welcome aswell as applications from experienced RVN's looking for a new opportunity. These roles are available on iether a full time or a part time basis. The salary will be commensurate with experience.

The Client: Our client has been awarded by a small mammal welfare association and attract clients from all over Europe having been reconised by an international Veterinary Society.

Thier Services:

* Puppy Classes

* Vacintaions

* Neutering

* Nurse clinics

* Microchipping

* Laser therapy

* Parasite control

* 24hr hospital services

* Dental care

* Pet health plan


* Carry out work in line with RCVS guidelines and seek advice if you feel these guidelines are being compromised

* Prepare animals for surgery and assisting veterinarians during surgical procedures. These responsibilities include monitoring patient status, anaesthesia and accurate record keeping

* Observe patients pre- and post-surgery and during more extensive periods of hospitalisation. These findings should be recorded on appropriate documents along with the time of medication administration

* Understand why commonly used drugs are chosen and ensure appropriate doses are being used

* Facilitate accurate billing of all surgical and medical patients alongside accurate recording of clinical information

* Possess a high capability in client communication, whilst seeking appropriate help in difficult circumstances. The successful applicant should be prepared to ask others to undertake difficult cases when appropriate

* Take full responsibility for CPD and all other mandatory requirements of continued nursing registration

Work Pattern:

* Work Pattern: Mon - Fri with rotational weekends and some night shift (no more than 20 per year)

* Contracted Hours: 42hrs per week inclusive of weekends nights.

Role Requirements:

* Clinical Experience: 1 years + experience

* Qualifications: Relevant Nursing Qualification in Veterinary Medicine.

* Registration: RCVS Registration & Right to work in the UK.


* Salary: commensurate with experience

* Flexible working hours

* CPD actively encouraged and funded

* Paid annual leave

Working with Sweeney's Veterinary:

Sweeney's Veterinary Connects Qualified Veterinary Professionals with Veterinary Hospitals and Practices throughout the UK and are proud to be a trusted supplier. We have relationships with some of the largest employers in the UK and have access to some of the most exclusive and exciting roles on the market

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