Surgical/Anaesthesia RVN - School hours - Stockport, Greater Manchester
We are looking for an organised, enthusiastic RVN who is passionate about anesthesia and analgesia to join our surgical nursing team.
Our nurses will work in discipline-specific teams. this is to ensure our nurses can develop high levels of clinical excellence in their dedicated area of interest.
As a surgical/anesthesia nurse you will be responsible for working closely alongside our surgeons. You will be monitoring anesthetics for a wide range of interesting and challenging cases with patients ranging from ASA category 1-5 as we as an emergency and routine procedures.
Our Surgical nursing team will assist in developing and maintaining high perioperative protocols to ensure our patients receive the best care possible. Maintaining our surgical equipment and instruments to ensure sufficient running of the theatres. Our Surgical RVNs will oversee the patient care assistants/student nurses working within their area and provide guidance and coaching.
You will liaise with the Head Veterinary Nurses and the Veterinary Surgeons to ensure the best and most effective running of the practice. Maintain cleaning regimes within the hospital to ensure high standards are maintained throughout.
Ensure that patient records and documentation are maintained accurately. We value our nurse's clinical professional development and you will have regular one-to-one reviews on our learning platform - Fuse.
Salary and hours
This role could be full or part-time. There is an equal share of the weekend working with equal time back. Part-time we could offer 9 am - 3 pm giving great flexibility with school hours. We would be happy to speak with you please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Full time salary up to £30,000
RCVS, VDS, and BVNA membership paid
5 weeks annual leave allowance, plus bank holidays.
additional day off for 100% attendance, paternity leave enhanced maternity/paternity leave, and an additional paid day off to take your child to school for their first day.
CPD £750 plus 2 days paid. We offer companywide CPD every few months plus regional/in clinic CPD as well as additional CPD being available for certificates.
Employee assistance programme with free counseling sessions, legal and financial advice plus a health and wellbeing app (87%).
Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
Medivet Gatley is a modern well-equipped 8 vet practice with a team of 7 receptionists plus an admin team enabling the RVNs to do the jobs that they are qualified to do! The practice benefits from digital x-ray and in-house blood machines, multiparameter machines for anesthetic monitoring, separate dog and cat wards, and waiting rooms.
The clinic is silver cat-friendly accredited. We have a separate dental suite and orthopedic/soft tissue theatres. The whole clinic has been recently refurbished so has a clean, warm, and welcoming feel, well worth a visit!