Registered Veterinary Nurse - Bermuda
Salary: $40,000 - $50,000 (Depending on Experience)
Location – Bermuda
*Work Permit Sponsored by the practice
Are you a Registered Veterinary Nurse looking for a new exciting venture? If so we would love to hear from you!
They are a companion animal clinic located in Bermuda and would be looking for 2 new Registered Veterinary Nurses to join the Practice. They started the Practice in January 2015 and since then it has grown year on year to the point where they require additional staff to join us.
Seeking an enthusiastic team member who loves animals. The team is very committed to each patient and strive to provide the best, personalised medical care and service.
Bermuda is a small island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, about 780 miles off the East coast of the USA. their clinic is located in Paget, close to the capital city of Hamilton with easy access to all services you would need. The practice is a fully equipped clinic with state-of the art equipment. They invested in high tech diagnostic equipment to provide the team with the opportunity to continue to develop their skills and knowledge in small animal care.
You’ll be a fun and energizing person to be around who can see the positive side of life, even when things get stressful - as they inevitably do when you work in the veterinary medicine field. The practice values are important, they are looking for people who share them. They are: trust, honesty, loyalty, integrity, quality, effort and fairness.
You’ll absolutely have a sense of adventure (and fun). Bermuda has much to explore and is an expat’s paradise location.
In the hospital , there is support, but we’ve noticed that the people who do best have the following qualities:
- They are driven - veterinary medicine is their calling.
- Effort focused - they get stuck in and are not mentally crippled by risk or errors. They learn.
- Empathy - they can connect with and understand their fellow humans!
- Capable - they have the basic skills upon which to build.
- Team players - they prioritise the greater good.
About the job
A day in the life of a veterinary nurse at the hospital is very varied, as you’d expect. Your day will be split between consulting and surgery. They tend to do our surgery in the morning and get things done by early afternoon, and also have consulting hours throughout the day.
The ideal candidate for the RVN position will be experienced in small animal handling and anaesthesia and have a good working knowledge of using medical equipment. You will be involved in inpatient care, lab work and nursing consultations, inventory checks of supplies, assisting during soft tissue & orthopaedic surgery, monitoring of anaesthesia during surgeries and dentals, organization of the surgery, supplies and equipment.
Typical responsibilities will include assisting our veterinarians with:
- Routine consults
- Inpatient medicine
- Surgical procedures
- Managing critical care patients
- 24-hour hospital care
They do see emergency cases so if you like ECC then this is a role you will enjoy.
Bermuda is a fantastic place to live and work, with no pollution, a cosmopolitan outlook and year-round sunshine. It is ideally situated with Europe, North America and the Caribbean only a few hours away. We live in a community with a melting pot of cultures and foods, stunning beaches and excellent recreational pursuits. Bermuda’s approach to the pandemic has ensured high levels of safety whilst allowing relative normality.
- Generous and competitive compensation package based on your experience
- Low tax rate jurisdiction
- Full time position with an OOH on call rota
- Motivating CPD allowance
- Beautiful surroundings and temperate climate environment year round
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