Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

Surgical/Anaesthesia RVN

Ref: SK - NIO1

Contract Type
£20,001 - £40,000
Practice Type
Accommodation / Relocation
Not Offered

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 The Role

• 4 Day Work Week
• 1 in 8 Full Weekends
• Average of 1 – 2 Weeks On-Call Per Year
• Average of 1 – 2 Bank Holidays per Year (With time back in Lieu)
• Salary Depending on Experience
• RCVS, VDS & BVNA Memberships Paid
• £300 CPD Allowance + 2 Days CPD Leave
• 5 Weeks Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
• Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Leave

This corporately owned Hospital is looking for an RVN who is passionate about anaesthesia and analgesia to join their surgical team.

Your role will be working closely alongside our surgeons, monitoring anaesthesia in a wide range of interesting challenging cases alongside routine procedures. As well as that, you will also be maintaining high perioperative protocols to ensure patients receive the best care possible and you will also be maintaining surgical equipment and instruments to ensure efficient running of theatres.

The surgical nursing team also will complete 1 week of imaging – this rotation will be monitoring patients having advanced imaging performed.

As a surgical RVN, you will also be overseeing the PCA’s and SVNs to provide guidance and coaching. You will also liaise with the Head Veterinary Nurse and Veterinary Surgeons to ensure best and effective running of the practice.

The ideal candidate would be someone that is organised, enthusiastic and has the ability to work as apart of a team.

This hospital has recently undergone a full internal refurbishment and have excellent facilities, such as digital x-ray, ultrasound, in house lab, endoscopy, laparoscopy, arthroscopy, multi-parameter monitors and CT.

They can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

There will be questions about this role as we try not to overload the job posting with lots of information. For a private and confidential chat about this role please contact Sam on 01626 249 108 or email [email protected]