Surgery Ward Nurse 12 month maternity cover contract

Surgery Ward Nurse 12 month maternity cover contract

We are seeking to employ a full time registered Veterinary Nurse to work as part of our Surgery Ward team, working in both our Surgery and Neurology wards. This is a fixed term, 12 month Maternity leave contract.

The successful candidate will have the excellent opportunity to work within our surgical wards with all of our surgical teams, including; soft tissue, orthopaedics, ophthalmology and neurology. The surgery ward team help with pre-operative diagnostic tests, preparing patients for surgical procedures, post-operative management to include both medication and physiotherapy, and general nursing care.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a high standard of nursing care, a desire to learn and a capability to work under pressure. We are looking for a nurse with at least 1-year experience as a qualified nurse. Previous experience in a referral environment is desirable but not essential. You will be involved with teaching and supervision of Veterinary and Veterinary Nursing undergraduates on clinical rotations. Flexibility will be necessary as the post will require participation in the Out of Hours rota.

Closing date: 18 January 2021. Zoom interviews will be held 21 January 2021.
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