Here at Raheny Veterinary Hospital, we are looking for a dedicated Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team. The successful candidate will be required to work 39hours per week, 5 days a week. No OOH. The shifts will be a mixture of earlies (7.30-4.30/8-5) and lates (11-8/12-9). Weekends are shared on a rotation basis, generally 1 in 5 and weekends will be worked with another part time nurse and a student nurse. No reception work will be required for this role.
The Day to day duties, would include ward and surgery shifts, including orthopaedic work. Nurses duties also include assisting with consultations, general preparation of surgery for the following day and medication dispensing.
Raheny Veterinary Hospital is primarily a small animal hospital for first opinion and referral. We have all the mod cons- laser, blood machines, ultrasound, orthopaedic suite and laparoscopy. We have a fantastic team here and as a nurse your skills are fully utilised. The practice is based in North Dublin and can be accessed by bus and dart.
We have 9 Vets, 5 Nurses, 11 support team members and a certificate holder in orthopaedics and ultrasound scanning.
We are looking for someone who is a qualified Veterinary Nurse and registered with the Veterinary Council. The candidate will preferably have experience working in a busy hospital setting and experience in orthopaedics is an advantage. You must also be an excellent team player and can work with a team or on your own. We also look for someone with a good attitude and enthusiasm for the role.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
3 days paid CPD leave
€600 CPD allowance per annum
VCI Membership paid
Leadership Academy for all our future leaders, including Head Nurses and Practice Managers
Funding of any Certs / Diploma’s / PhD’s that you may want to pursue
20 days paid holiday not including bank holidays (based on full time, prorated for part time)
VDS Membership paid
Discounted veterinary fees
My Benefits - various discounts including retail
Cycle to Work scheme
Access to PRSA
Paid bereavement leave
Company sick pay
Employee opinion survey
Free uniform in a number of roles
Annual pay reviews
Sponsorship for overseas employees
Industry leading Academy & Leadership courses
Focus on employee wellbeing
Career progression opportunities
Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
Any questions before applying?
Speak to Victoria Danielsson from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.
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