Applicants must already be enrolled in a Student nurse training programme.
We are looking for a Student Veterinary Nurse to join our team at a busy 24 hour hospital.
The role is 40 hours a week, working one in six weekends; Saturday and Sunday with time back in lieu. You will also be required to work one bank holiday a year.
You will work alongside a team of 11 RVNs, 5 SVNs and 6 Patient care assistants. You will work with the nurses to progress your skills and knowledge whilst rotating through wards and surgery.
You will be involved in x-rays, surgery, general anesthetics, patient care, tube feeding, nurse clinics,endoscopy and critical care. There are also opportunities to work with our Specialist practice next door.
Shift: 40 hours a week, Mixed shifts 8-4 and 12-8, one full weekend every 6 weeks.
Information About Us
‘To be recognised as an exceptional and trusted provider of primary veterinary care to our patients and clients within the communities that we serve. Every patient, every client, every visit’.
Village Vet is a progressive, forward thinking, premium veterinary group with small and medium sized first opinion practices, 4 large 24-hour hospitals and a referral centre. Village Vet is based in London, Hertfordshire and Cambridge. We believe in supporting and investing in our staff, investing in our facilities and ensuring that our clients and their pets receive only the very best, modern first opinion or specialist care. Our staff are motivated and encouraged to gain additional certifications across all levels of employment and we offer career progression within our group. We have a strong recognisable brand and we are looking for people who share our vision and our culture. We have over 330 staff members across our 32 sites and are very proud of our achievements and our reputation in the veterinary profession.
Your Main Responsibilities
- Always give gold standard care to all patients and clients
- Uphold practice protocols and standards within the clinic and support your colleagues to do the same
- Ensure all work that is carried out is correctly documented, priced and communicated to clients
- Develop good relationships with clients, running clinics and appointments