Job ID: 10220
Job Title: Registered Veterinary Nurse - Full or Part Time
Region: South West
Profession: Veterinary Nurse
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic full or part time Registered Veterinary nurse to join the successful, growing team at a modern and well equipped small animal practice in Truro.
The surgery is based near wonderful scenery, with some of the best beaches in the country within 15-20 mins drive, Truro has great access to the A30 and the A390 which connects the city to Falmouth, Redruth, Liskeard and Plymouth.
The practice has excellent facilities including capnograph, ultrasonography, multi parameter anaesthetic monitoring, IV pumps, endoscopy, patient warming system, electrosurgery, onsite arthroscopy and laparoscopy (including key hole spays), Ethylene Oxide Sterilisation, orthopaedic surgery and a surgical certificate holder who runs the ship!
There are separate cat and dog wards , 2 theatres, visiting certificate holders offering the chance to see and learn more and a friendly warm team who like to work hard and have fun. Working and supporting together as a team is extremely important here. The current team (work family) consists of 3 vets, 3 RVN's, 3 SVN's , 5 receptionists and a practice manager.
Nurses are utilised here and nurses clinics , clinical coaching , surgery and medical nursing are all areas an individual could develop and grow should they wish. CPD is generously funded, encouraged, and planned, and getting better everyday is a mantra they live by as a team . Certificate training is something nurses can certainly work towards for the right candidate. No OOH and weekends on rotation currently 1:4/5 They would also welcome applicants who are experienced students close to completion of their studies.