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Company Name PDSA
Location Bradford
Date Posted April 30, 2018
Category Veterinary Nursing
Job Type Part-Time

Description

Veterinary Nurse - Bradford
£18,840 - £20,934 per annum
19 hours per week
Part Time, Permanent
Pets and people at the heart of what we do.


About the Role:

We are looking to recruit a Qualified Veterinary Nurse (VN) who will provide a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst promoting pet wellbeing, supporting Veterinary Surgeons to deliver preventive services and to treat sick and injured pets of eligible clients.

Working as part of a team that supports in theatre, provides inpatient care and carries out consults, admissions and discharges, our Veterinary Nurses are also involved in dispensing medication, encouraging financial contributions from clients and maintaining the hygiene and cleanliness of the hospital and equipment.

Bradford is a very busy hospital with a large supportive team of varied experience. Our hospital is well equipped, including digital xray, ultrasound, ECG, Endoscope, Electro cautery etc. We operate a large equally shared vet and nurse rota with no night time OOH. PDSA offers Significant CPD allowance – with paid time off! Our Nurses regularly have the opportunity to carry out Schedule 3 operations.

Nurses typically work 1 in 10 weekend days and the Bank Holiday days are covered by an equally shared rota.

Depending on the needs of the hospital we have Veterinary Nurses working both full and part time hours, with opportunities for career progression at PDSA for the right candidate.

We also offer great benefits which include:
Allocated CPD funding of 15 hours
Opportunity to perform Schedule 3 surgery with full training and support encouraged
Excellent career opportunities/development
37.5hr working week
5 weeks holiday per year
Paid bank holidays
Life assurance 4 x annual salary
Contributory pension scheme
Childcare Vouchers

About You:

The successful candidate will be a Qualified RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse, expected to keep your professional knowledge updated by taking part in continuous professional development and will be committed to the vision and mission of PDSA.

The closing date for this vacancy may be brought forward should we receive sufficient candidates.

About PDSA:

As the UK’s leading veterinary charity, with 48 Pet Hospitals, we strive to improve pets’ lives – through prevention, education and treatment. Every year our dedicated vet teams carry out 2.7 million treatments on 470,000 pets. Our national network of around 120 high street shops help us to provide these treatments through selling both donated and new goods.

We believe that we work better together, so everyone from our vets, volunteers, shop teams and to our office support colleagues – we are driven in our dedication and passionate about pets. Join us and help improve the lives of every pet.

To apply for this role please go to pdsa.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/1246932?cid=1031&jobtitle=Veterinary.Nurse&location=Bradford&rsid=12861&ad=697210, please quote “Bradford” in the subject title of your email

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