Veterinary Nurse – New Cross, London

Company Details

Name: PDSA Head Office

Address: Whitechapel Way, Priorslee, Telford, TF2 9PQ

Phone: 01952 290999

Webiste: https://www.pdsa.org.uk

 

 

Job Description

Job location: London | London

Role: Veterinary | Animal Care

Position: Full time | Temporary

Job details:

Veterinary Nurse - New Cross, London

£19,505 - £21,673 per annum

37.5 hours per week

Full Time, Temporary

We are a 6 vet hospital based in South East Zone 2 London.

 

We have a great mix of experience levels in our teams. We pride ourselves on having a flexible/cohesive team that works hard to help each other out. The vast majority of staff who work at New Cross tend to stay long-term which is usually a sign of a happy working life balance. New Cross is very well connected with public transport(DLR, Overground, Tube) and there is a vibrant local community with many interesting food and entertainment options nearby.

 

Our work hours are 9-530 typically, with one day a week with an early start and finish 8-4.30.

 

We have  6 consulting rooms, 2 operating theatres and deal with a wide variety of cases. Our current team is strong surgically and we see a lot of orthopaedic and soft tissue surgical cases daily. We also have an up to date ultrasound machine, endoscope and digital x-rays.

 

 

Pets and people at the heart of what we do.

 

 

About the Role:

 

We are looking to recruit a Qualified Veterinary Nurse (VN) who will provide a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst promoting pet wellbeing, supporting Veterinary Surgeons to deliver preventive services and to treat sick and injured pets of eligible clients.

 

Working as part of a team that supports in theatre, provides inpatient care and carries out consults, admissions and discharges, our Veterinary Nurses are also involved in dispensing medication, encouraging financial contributions from clients and maintaining the hygiene and cleanliness of the hospital and equipment.

 

Depending on the needs of the hospital we have Veterinary Nurses working both full and part time hours, with opportunities for career progression at PDSA for the right candidate.

 

We also offer great benefits which include (pro-rata for part-time roles):

Allocated CPD funding of 15 hours

Opportunity to perform Schedule 3 surgery with full training and support encouraged

Excellent career opportunities/development

37.5hr working week

5 weeks holiday per year

Paid bank holidays

Life assurance 4 x annual salary

Contributory pension scheme

 

About You:

 

The successful candidate will be a Qualified RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse, expected to keep your professional knowledge updated by taking part in continuous professional development and will be committed to the vision and mission of PDSA.

 

The closing date for this vacancy may be brought forward should we receive sufficient candidates.

 

About PDSA:

 

As the UK’s leading veterinary charity, with 48 Pet Hospitals, we strive to improve pets’ lives – through prevention, education and treatment. Every year our dedicated vet teams carry out 2.7 million treatments on 470,000 pets.  Our national network of around 120 high street shops help us to provide these treatments through selling both donated and new goods.

 

We believe that we work better together, so everyone from our vets, volunteers, shop teams and to our office support colleagues – we are driven in our dedication and passionate about pets. Join us and help improve the lives of every pet.

 

PDSA is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, adults at risk and all our colleagues and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.

 

To support this commitment, our recruitment & selection processes are robust and rigorous and all appointments will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate background checks.

To apply for this role please go to https://pdsa.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/1848724?cid=1031&jobtitle=Veterinary.Nurse&location=New.Cross%2c.London&rsid=3352&ad=1227344&t=Veterinary-Nurse&l=New-Cross--London please quote “the location” in the subject title of your email

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