A full time nurse position, ideally RVN but SVN considered.
A coherent and happy team to work within, made up of excellent nurses and helpful administrative staff.
In the practice there is a mixture of general small animal work, and within that a focus on the surgical procedures and Ophthalmology work.
This comprises referrals of more difficult cases from other vets and BVA eye testing of breeding dogs. There is also a fair amount of cardiology, ECGs, chest X-rays and echocardiography.
The surgery is spacious and well equipped ( ECG, Pulse-Ox, New 22Mhz US, multi-mode monitors/capnography, new operating microscope, new phaco machine, digital x-ray, ERG, orthopaedic kit. VNTC.
We provide a supportive environment in which to learn sound methods and techniques.
You will work alongside other vets, nurses and administrative support staff.
You will be expected to work between both our surgeries, one in Stamford and one in Orton Wistow, Peterborough. 1:4 weekends and 1 on call in the week.
Both surgeries have many repeat, bonded clients who have been customers for a long time, coming to us with varied cases providing the opportunity for your professional development.
Robert Pontefract, business owner and Head Veterinary Surgeon welcomes your application and expects to discuss this directly with you in person over the telephone. Please call him on Tel No: 07711 090999.
The role would suit a RVN but SVN would be considered.
It is most important that the applicant fits in with other members of the team and have a full UK driving licence.
Come join our team and learn with us.
A variety of CPD via different resources is expected and encouraged.
Temporary on site accommodation available if moving from afar.
Stamford is a town on the River Welland in Lincolnshire and has 17th/18th-century stone buildings. In 2013, Stamford was rated the best place to live by The Sunday Times.
Our friendly practice is in this lovely part of England with options for outdoor pursuits close by at Rutland Water and beyond. Stamford benefits from great transport links (45 minutes to London Kings Cross) the North (East Coast Mainline and 1 mile from the A1) and West/East (direct train Birmingham, Norwich, A47). Stamford has numerous great restaurants, pubs and hotels, an Art Centre, Stamford Theatre and the City of Peterborough is also close by.
If interested please send C.V. and cover letter to [email protected] FAO: Frankie Harper
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