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Part Time Registered Veterinary Nurse - Barton Veterinary Hospital & Surgery

Practice Site:
  • Barton (Canterbury)


Do you have a strong interest in surgical nursing? Want to work alongside an experienced team in a RCVS accredited hospital?

Here at Barton Veterinary Hospital & Surgery in Canterbury we have a fantastic opportunity for a passionate Registered Veterinary Nurse to join are team! We are a RCVS accredited Veterinary Hospital that is fantastically well equipped, including facilities such as CT, Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, Ultrasound and Radioiodine treatment suite. We are a progressive first opinion practice that takes referrals in certain disciplines. Our Nursing team is 10 strong, led by our Head Nurse. We all have different interests and skills and are encouraged to pursue these, with rotas being worked around strengths and preferred areas of veterinary nursing. Our Vets also have varying skills and interests meaning we get to see a range of interesting cases and no two days are ever the same!

We are looking for an RVN with a strong interest in surgical nursing to join us  part time, working 16-24 hours per week with shifts between the hours of 08:00 and 19:00 and a fair share in the Saturday morning rota. We don't cover our own OOH and we focus heavily on good work life balance within our team. In your new role you will be working alongside Advanced Practitioners in Surgery and Diagnostic Imaging and a Specialist in Cardiology. There is a varied caseload including referrals and first opinion and we are happy to support you through your career development such as certificate support and CPD time.

So if you would like to join a supportive team that encourages CPD and work life balance then contact us now!

Our benefits:

  • Fantastic rates of pay + team bonus scheme 
  • Up to 7 weeks annual leave plus Bank Holidays (or equivalent) with our Buy/Sell holiday scheme - allowing you to purchase an additional two weeks of annual leave (Pro Rata)
  • Receive an extra days leave each year in your first 5 years at CVS
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity/adoption pay 
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid 
  • Generously funded and encouraged CPD 
  • Colleague discount on pet products and treatments 
  • A range of other flexible benefits such as cycle to work scheme, Gymflex, Perkbox and more! 

If you would like to have an informal chat please contact Sian on 07747 761590 or click Apply Now!

Registered Veterinary Nurse / RVN / Vet Nurse / Qualified Vet Nurse /  Part Time / Flexible working

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Barton (Canterbury)
34 New Dover Road, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom, CT1 3BH
  • Salary:
    Competitive Salary + Benefits
  • Practice:
    Barton Veterinary Hospital & Surgery
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  • Application Closing Date:
    31 October 2021
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