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Registered Veterinary Nurse

AlphaPet Veterinary Clinics, West Meads
Bognor Regis
Permanent, Full time

Posted on 21/09/2020

The Role

We are currently looking for a full time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our fantastic team in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. This role will consist of a 40 hour week, on a shared rota, across all three of our surgeries. One in four weekend shifts with time off in lieu and time off in lieu will also be given for any bank holidays worked. Responsibilities include Nurse Clinics, puppy parties, medicating, cleaning kennels, monitoring anaesthetics, XRs, dentals and running lab tests. We are proud of the fact that we offer a 24 hour service at our hospital and on call shifts will be on a shared basis (no phones) currently 1 night in every 10 days approximately. We also have a shared second on call rota which is currently 1 week in every 14 with bonuses paid for this.

 

About Us

Nestled between the South Downs and the Sea, we are a Tier 3, 100% Small Animal three centre practice. We see a lot of wildlife and exotics and have all the mod cons including Ultrasound, Endoscopy and Digital X-ray. We are proud to be able to provide our own 24 hour care and free car parking at all 3 sites for our staff and clients. As a team we have a full social calendar (when Covid-19 allows!) including awesome Christmas parties, annual camping trip, days out and summer BBQs. We are passionate about ensuring our team have a good work life balance.

Applicant Requirements

Our ideal candidate will have some UK experience in a hospital practice with out of hours work, but this is not essential. You will need to be a Qualified and Registered Veterinary Nurse and must be able to work well within a team and on your own.

Benefits

  • 20 days paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • 3 days paid CPD leave
  • £550 CPD allowance per annum
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • Service based holiday entitlement increases
  • Birthday leave
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD/training support
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee opinion survey
  • Free uniform in a number of roles
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch

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Any questions before applying?

Speak to Debbie Loding from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Debbie Loding

Head of Recruitment

debbie.loding@ivcevidensia.com07702333522

AlphaPet Veterinary Clinics, West Meads

11-17 The Precinct, West Meads, Bognor Regis, PO21 5SB, West Sussex, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal

Website

www.alphapet.co.uk