Multi-Discipline Referral Nurse

Location West Midlands
Discipline: Clinical
Salary: £28000.0
Contact name: Debbie Loding

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Job ref: 164
Published: 3 months ago

Our client is one of the leading small animal referral centres in the world, having been delivering the highest possible standard of pet healthcare for over 30 years.  

Their vision is to provide an unrivalled clinical, patient, client and team experience that is recognised for excellence across the world.       

This amazing multi-discipline referral centre is widely known for the delivery of CPD, and they strongly encourage all their team to continually develop their skills and knowledge. They employ over 250 team members who all work as part of an outstanding clinical team led by internationally-renowned Specialists. The service teams include orthopaedics, neurology, ophthalmology, internal medicine, clinical nutrition, oncology, soft tissue surgery, cardiology, dermatology, Emergency and Critical Care (ECC), anaesthesia and analgesia, diagnostic imaging and physiotherapy. 

Experience of working in a referral environment is not required as full support and training will be provided for the successful candidates. The successful candidate will be working alongside our team of Registered Veterinary Nurses, Surgical Veterinary Nurses and Veterinary Care Assistants to deliver gold standard veterinary care to our patients.

They are currently recruiting for a talented Multi-disciplinary Registered Veterinary Nurse to support our existing teams in providing exceptional care to our patients.

You will work as part of our large, multi-disciplinary team consisting of consultants, residents, interns, nurses and Patient Care Assistants (PCA). You will see a large and varied referral and emergency caseload, allowing you to work within an exceptional team and develop your career whilst being exposed to cases from all disciplines, including ECC, neurology, dermatology, cardiology, surgery, oncology, ophthalmology, and internal medicine. This is a rewarding and challenging role that will require teamwork and dedication to each service and their patients.

Your daily duties will include effective communication with referring veterinary practices; developing care plans in conjunction with consultants; case handovers and communication, liaising with all disciplines to facilitate gold-standard patient care; prioritising and providing holistic inpatient care in a timely manner; supporting patients undergoing general anaesthesia and sedation; facilitating diagnostic procedures, including radiography, ultrasound, CT and endoscopy, and the delivery of specialist and emergency care.

Joining this world class referral centre will allow you to work within an exceptional team and develop your career whilst being exposed to cases from all disciplines.

With the benefit of superb imaging and anaesthesia facilities, as well as specialists working in every discipline, they can provide a truly rewarding working environment. They have an exceptionally friendly, professional, and dedicated team of nurses who give a warm and supportive welcome to new members of staff. This is an ideal chance for keen individuals to work in one of the UK’s leading referral centres and develop their nursing skills. Starting salary at £28,000 per annum and higher DOE

Benefits include:

Highly competitive salary 
Generous annual leave and CPD allowance 
Birthday leave
Structured in-house teaching, supervision and support
Professional membership fees
Discounted vet fees for your own pets
Associate wellbeing programme including weekly free fruit, discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, MHFA support, and monthly treats
An unbeatable learning environment 
Outstanding state-of-the-art purpose-built facilities
Enhanced equal family leave
Enhanced sick leave.