Veterinary Nurse Job at White Cross Vets, Widnes – in Widnes
About the role
We are now recruiting for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our Widnes team. To be successful in this role, you will be passionate about providing high quality clinical care to all pets. You will provide an outstanding client experience and help to create and maintain an efficient clinic. The successful candidate will uphold and adhere to the White Cross Vets Principles both within the clinic and when representing White Cross Vets externally at all times.
Our nurses work over 5 week days, and a share of Saturdays (1:3)– 37.5 hours in total, time given back for Saturday hours. No out of hours.
About the practice
Our Widnes practice is well equipped with digital x-ray, dental x-ray & ultrasound, BP monitoring, multi parameter anaesthetic monitoring, in house bio chem and haem analyser. Practices that truly look after their team members are hard to come by. That’s where White Cross Vets stand out. As one of the top employers in the UK, we offer candidates an excellent package with the opportunity to enjoy a superb work/life balance. It’s an excellent place to work, with a super team who love working with us, reflected in them voting for us to win numerous wellbeing and employer awards.
We are looking for a highly motivated veterinary nurse who can thrive in our high-quality practice. You will relate to our core principles of quality, integrity, responsibility and growth, fitting seamlessly alongside our friendly practice teams as you work with team to provide a quality experience for pet owner and pets alike.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in UK / Small Animal practice
Strong communication skills
Ability to work well in a team
A passion to deliver great clinical quality and fantastic client service
Desire and passion to care for pets as if they are your own
Further team member benefits include:
6.6 weeks paid holiday including bank holidays
3 days paid CPD leave
£550 CPD Allowance per annum
Simply Heath Plan
VDS Membership paid
Service based holiday entitlement increases
Extra day of holiday and a personalised gift on your birthday
Childcare voucher scheme
Free preventative veterinary care for your pets
My Benefits – various discounts including retail & gym memberships
Five days to volunteer for a charity of your choice
Practice social events
Opportunity for career development
Contribution towards a Fitbit and weekly challenges
Cycle to Work scheme
Paid bereavement leave
Enhanced parental leave pay
Company sick pay
Employee opinion survey
Annual pay reviews
Sponsorship for overseas employees
Academy & Leadership courses
Focus on employee wellbeing
Career progression opportunities
Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups.
As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
Any questions before applying?
Speak to Laura Collings from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.
Recruitment Manager – North
Company: White Cross Vets, Widnes –
Company Location: Widnes