Night Veterinary Nurse

Swift Referrals
Thorp Arch Estate Wetherby
Permanent, Full time

Posted on 20/04/2021

About the role
As a Night Nurse at Swift Referrals you would be working alongside a Veterinary Surgeon, an RVN and an Animal Care Assistant, as well as back shift nurses. The night teams work closely with all our teams to ensure high standards of care are provided around the clock to our patients.

The role would be to work 40.25 hours per week, with a set shift pattern of Wednesday - Friday week one then Wednesday -Saturday week two alternating.


The role is varied but would involve mainly in-patient care for post-surgical cases, medical cases, and ICU cases. It may also include assisting with emergency medical and surgical cases arriving later in the day, as well as monitoring anaesthetics and helping with advanced imaging.



About Swift Referrals

Swift referrals is a specialist veterinary referral centre committed to delivering truly excellent care. Based in Wetherby, West Yorkshire with easy commuter links. We house some of the most advanced equipment in Europe, including a Siemens 128 slice CT scanner and a Siemens 1.5T Aera MRI scanner and accept referrals in orthopaedics, internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, and neurology.

We pride ourselves at Swift on having a 'can do ' attitude, working hard to ensure we provide high standards of care whilst also supporting one another through often fast-paced days. CPD is actively encouraged and supported, with many in our team choosing to take on further qualifications.




Applicant requirements

Post-graduation experience would be preferable. We feel the right attitude is key for a successful candidate and you must have a can do attitude and work well as part of a dedicated team.

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups.

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

Victoria Danielsson

Recruitment Consultant

Swift Referrals

Unit 706, Avenue E West, Thorp Arch Estate Wetherby, LS23 7GA, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal