Surgery Nurse – Full or Part Time – Up to £26+K DOE – Derby

Full Time, Part Time, Permanent

Leapfrog Recruitment are looking for a Registered Vet Nurse (RVN) to join our clients Small Animal Referral Hospital in Derby, as a Surgery Nurse. The position is available on a full or part time, permanent basis and offers a competitive salary, dependent on experience.

  • Full time, 38hours/week
  • 4 day working week
  • 1 in 6 full weekends
  • Part time applicants welcome

About the role:

The role is a very hands-on role, and you will be working closely with cases to ensure they are receiving the best attention and care alongside the existing surgery nurse and clinicians. Duties will include participation in daily inpatient rounds, looking after inpatients by helping with wound/dressing care, shockwave treatments and new treatments such as Canine Platelet Rich Plasma, liaising with referral reception, assisting with emergency cases and filtering through advice emails from referring vets and clients. You will also be required to contact clients to arrange appointments and arrange admits/discharges.

You will be joining a friendly and supportive, busy team, working alongside specialist vets, residents and interns. You will also work alongside dedicated Inpatient Care Nurses and Nurses from other disciplines which include medicine, imaging, oncology and neurology.

About you:

The ideal candidate will be a Registered Veterinary Nurse with an interest in Surgery (please note, this is not a theatre based position). You will be professional, confident and eager to learn, with a desire to provide high-quality care. Referral experience advantageous but not essential.

Salary up to £26,533 FTE dependent on experience.

Interested? Apply/ enquire via this site, or call/text/whatsapp 07585608386 and speak to Olivia for more information. 

Job Reference: FROG136

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