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Registered Veterinary Nurse

Strathmore Veterinary Clinic
Andover
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
The salary will be from £21,500-£27,500 dependent on experience

Posted on 26/04/2022

The Role

Here at Strathmore Vets we are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team on a full or part-time basis.

Duties would include 

Working within Andover, you will join the rest of the team working in rotation providing nurse consultations and peri-operative nursing. The consultations include the standard paediatric weigh & worming, post-operative checks, microchipping etc. In addition to the usual appointments, our nurses have the freedom to create and deliver targeted appointments such as: weight management, geriatric cat consults, behavioural and many more. Whatever your passion is, we will encourage you.

We have two surgical theatres, and you will be involved in a wide variety of surgeries. We are always looking to develop our nurses in areas of their interest and are happy to support you through courses to enhance your skills. offering a good work life balance. Shift swaps are accommodated to ensure you don't miss out on personal commitments

The rota will include working 1 to 5 days a week with the hours being between 15 and 40. We cover our own OOH on a 1:4 to 1:5 weeknight and weekend rota. Saturday afternoons and Sundays are open for emergencies only and staff are not required to be on site.

Salary

The salary will be from £21,500-£27,500 dependent on experience plus an average of £2500 a year for out of hours commission.

About Us

We have a close-knit team that consists of 7 Veterinary Surgeons, 7 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 5 Support Staff and 1 Kennel Assistant. We are a very successful accredited training practice and we encourage our nurses to do clinical coach training. We hold various, funded team bonding events throughout the year.

We are located in Andover Hampshire very central location near many attractions: Stonehenge, Winchester, Basingstoke, and Salisbury, we have very good transport links to London within an hour and close to Southampton Lyndhurst.

We have 5 consult rooms 2 operating rooms x ray and prep.

With specific dog and cat wings for accommodating all pets.

We also have a quarantine kennel area. 

Applicant Requirements 

We would also consider a Student Veterinary Nurse who is nearly qualified with (NPL/One file completed) to join our growing, close-knit team.

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Birthday leave
  • VDS cover
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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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Any questions before applying?

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


Strathmore Veterinary Clinic

6 London Road, Andover, SP10 2PH, Hampshire, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal

Website

www.strathmorevets.co.uk