About the Job

Veterinary Nurse – Vets Now Macclesfield

12 months fixed-term maternity cover contract

Up to £34,000 DOE plus benefits

Help shape the future of Emergency and Critical Care

Advanced monitoring skills, critical care anesthesia, nursing and caring for complex medical cases are a key part of a Veterinary Nurse role at Vets Now.

Our Barnet clinic offers a busy and varied caseload allowing the development of your nursing skills and ECC experience.

On shift you will work with a Veterinary Surgeon and during our busiest times you will also have the support of an Animal Care Assistant and a Receptionist in clinic and be supported by our contact centre and district team on-call.

Rota pattern

Working an average of 40 hours per week, including one in two weekends. The shifts times are:

  • Monday-Sunday nights: 18:30-08:30
  • Saturday days: 12:00-19:00
  • Sunday days: 09:00-19:00

Plus a fair share of bank holidays

Your health and wellbeing

  • Private medical insurance
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity policy including 6 months full pay
  • Family-friendly policies including paternity and adoption pay schemes

Your work life balance

  • 7 weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid volunteering days

Your development

  • £1125 CPD allowance increasing annually plus 20 paid hours pro rata
  • ECC certificate support – financial and paid study leave

Your professional memberships

  • RCVS fees
  • VDS cover

Your additional benefits

  • Vets Now For You – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback 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

For further information on this role please call Scott in our recruitment team at 07800 916259 or email [email protected]