Surgery Ward Nurse (Maternity cover)

Surgery Ward Nurse (Maternity cover)

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We are seeking to employ a part time RVN to work as part of our Surgery ward team, working in our surgery and neurology ward. This is a fixed term, 4-month Maternity leave contract for 20 hours per week.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within our surgical wards with all of our surgical teams, to include; 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 medication, 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 OOH rota.

We offer a generous pension scheme, 5 weeks holiday per year plus Bank Holidays, Bupa Benefit, CPD, employee discounts of up to 50%, free onsite parking, free eye test voucher, annual flu vaccinations, and inclusion on external discount schemes as an employee of Langford Vets.

Closing date for applications is: Friday 4 February 2022

Please submit your application form to hrteam@langfordvets.co.uk.

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