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Veterinary Nurse (Nights) Beaumont Sainsbury Animal Hospital - Part Time (31.5hrs) x2

Beaumont Sainsbury Animal Hospital

Location:  Camden (King's Cross, London)
Salary:  £29,394 to £32,403 Inclusive of London Weighting and Nursing Allowance
Permanent / Part Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 27 October 2021
Interview Date:  Tuesday 09 November 2021
Reference:  CSS-0233-21

The Beaumont Sainsbury Animal Hospital is the first opinion small animal teaching hospital for the Royal Veterinary College. Our Hospital is patient focused, making animal welfare a top priority. We hold the gold standard accreditation for rabbit and cat friendly practice from the RWAF and ISFM respectively and promote low stress handling for all patients. Our progressive attitude towards veterinary care and the role of the veterinary nurse means we offer high standards of first opinion services and nurse led inpatient care.

We are seeking a Registered Veterinary Night Nurse, to manage and monitor in-patients, delivering the best level of comprehensive overnight care and customer service to our patients and clients. This post has a rolling shift pattern, working 10pm to 8.30am in blocks of 4 nights followed by 4 days off.  We are willing to discuss other shift pattern proposals. 

The Hospital is located within walking distance of Camden, Euston and Kings Cross Stations, we have a spacious, modern facilities, with separate species specific clinical areas, offering routine and non-routine first opinion small animal procedures. We provide high quality veterinary care to the local community, as well as exotics referral services, with all team members receiving practical exotics training from our dedicated and experienced exotics team and our specialist Vets. 

This role offers an excellent opportunity to advance your medical nursing techniques and develop your teaching skills, working alongside our team of clinicians, most of whom are Cert AVP holders. The role will suit any nurses wishing to pursue further study in a supportive learning environment, and offers free access to RVC CPD. You should be able to remain equally self-motivated and productive, during shifts which may be pressured or may offer the chance to tackle infrequent jobs. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic our hospital works very carefully to ensure we look after our team with strict adherence to COVID safe protocols and procedures.

The successful applicant will be passionate about providing a high level of client and patient care, supporting our out-of-hour needs, sharing knowledge with colleagues and students and have strong clinical experience. Experience in working with exotic & small mammal patients would be an advantage.

To discuss the role further or to arrange a chat with a member of our nursing team, contact Sheila White, Hospital Administration Manager on 0207 387 8134 or sewhite@rvc.ac.uk


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The RVC values diversity and is committed to the equality of opportunity. Balancing both the needs of the business with those of our staff, we will consider applications to work on a flexible basis where possible.


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