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Night Referral Registered Vet Nurse - Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialist

Night Referral Registered Vet Nurse

Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists in Alton, Hampshire is expanding its nursing team! If you are interested in working in a friendly, supportive, caring, progressive nursing team and want to further your nursing career in a busy referral hospital please get in touch! We are increasing the night team and you will be working with patients from all the disciplines. The role is based in the wards providing inpatient nursing care and out of hours care to our emergency patients.

You will be working alongside an additional night registered veterinary nurse, a night veterinary care assistant and a  night veterinary surgeon on a 7 nights on, 7 nights off rota.

Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists is one of the biggest multi-disciplinary, state of the art referral hospitals in the South of England providing a comprehensive range of services for canine and feline patients in anaesthesia, cardiology, dentistry, dermatology, emergency care, critical care, internal medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, oncology, orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery. Our extensive referral base provides an interesting variety of cases.

We are proud to have invested in the very best equipment available to ensure the service we provide is at the cutting edge of veterinary medicine and alongside a dedicated team of specialists, registered veterinary nurses, veterinary care assistants and administrative support; we work very hard to provide an exceptional service for all of our patients.

We truly believe that every team member is important and is indeed critical to the functioning of the hospital. We are seeking an individual that wishes to learn and grow and may suit a RVN wishing to gain experience in ECC specialised nursing.

Come and join our team in this exciting venture!

In return you will receive:

  • An attractive salary
  • A generous CPD package
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • The share saver scheme
  • Pension contributions
  • Subsidised membership at participating health clubs, child care vouchers, pet discounts and cycle to work benefits and additional benefits as can be found following this link-

Duties include but not limited to;

  • Participation in patient rounds.
  • Ensuring a high standard of nursing care and appropriate attention of the inpatients and emergency patients admitted out of hours.
  • Administering treatments and medications as directed by our specialist clinicians.
  • Comprehensively communicating with all disciplines to ensure patient treatment plans are in place and correct.
  • Answering incoming telephone calls professionally and applying the appropriate action to each call.

To find out more information about the role or to visit Lumbry Park, please call Lindsey Dodd on 01420 481777

Additional Information:

Lumbry Park is based on the outskirts of the traditional market town of Alton in East Hampshire. This is an area of outstanding natural beauty, complete with excellent schools, leisure facilities, and travel links (including a direct mainline rail service to central London and excellent road links to Winchester, Guildford, the South coast and London Heathrow and Gatwick airports).


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Lumbry Park (Alton)
Selborne Road, Alton, Hampshire, United Kingdom, GU34 3HL
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  • Application Closing Date:
    31 January 2019
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