About the Job

Veterinary Nurse – Bradford

Fixed-term vacancy for 8 months

Up to £17,850 per annum DOE plus benefits

About Vets Now

Vets Now is the UK’s leading provider of emergency pet care, serving over 1700 veterinary practices through 60 plus dedicated out-of-hours clinics and two 24/7 pet emergency hospitals.

Understanding your key role

Our nursing team are at the core of clinical treatment including triage, surgery, anaesthesia and in-patient care. Key responsibilities will include:

  • First Aid – give appropriate advice over the phone and perform in clinic
  • Critical Care – management and monitoring of major body systems, monitoring of in-patient trends and identifying changes quickly, physiotherapy, pain assessment, wound and dressing care
  • Diagnostics – confident to perform basic diagnostic procedures in a sole charge capacity

Key requirements

  • RCVS registered for a minimum of six months
  • Motivated to maintain high clinic standards
  • Passionate about caring for our clients and their pets
  • Experience with an ECC caseload is advantageous

Working pattern

  • Week 1: Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday: 18:00-00:00
  • Week 2: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 18:00-00:00

Plus a fair share of bank holidays.

Unlock your potential

We’ll support you in your development and provide you with access to professional qualifications, such as our widely recognised ECC certificate and industry leading CPD package.

Why Join Us?

  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced sick and maternity pay
  • 7 weeks annual leave pro rata
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • £1125 CPD allowance plus 20 paid hours
  • RCVS fees paid and ECC certificate support
  • Reward gateway giving discounts with 100s of retailers
  • UK Standard Pension contributions – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Up to 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary

If you would like to discuss this vacancy in more detail, please contact Scott in our Talent Team on 07800 916259 or email [email protected].