About the Job

Weekend Backshift Vet Nurse

Up to £13ph DOE plus benefits

Thrive in emergency and critical care with no night work? At Vets Now Colchester you can

Vets Now is seeking a Veterinary Nurse for our state of the art clinic in Colchester. You will be a crucial addition to an outstanding team; saving lives on every shift. Working every other weekend, this is an ideal role for those vet Nurses looking for a second job or a break from the monotony of day practice. In this position, you will be 1 of 3 Vet Nurses working on a 3 week rota:

Week 1: Saturday 18:00 to 23:00 and Sunday 14:00 to 22:00

Week 2: Sunday 08:00 to 14:00

Week 3: Off

Career Development

We take pride and integrity in the work that we do and that’s why we are committed to investing in the career progression of our people. We offer a generous CPD allowance, with various courses on offer including enrolment on the accredited Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical Care. We will also cover VDS and RCVS fees.

Together we save pets’ lives

Vets Now work in collaboration to ensure that we can offer the best emergency and critical care in the country. The wider network of emergency clinics and specialty hospitals work in collaboration to ensure that we can offer the best emergency and critical care in the country. Whether it’s sharing best practice or seeking advice on a particularly complex case, you will never be alone at Vets Now.

What's in it for you?

Recognising hard work is really important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset, which is why we offer a first class benefits and rewards package that includes:

  • Comprehensive CPD allowance
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Individual Private Health Care Insurance
  • Pension contributions
  • Full professional membership
  • 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme
  • Your birthday as a day off

 Please get in touch with David in our Talent team to discuss on 01383 841181 or email [email protected]