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Deputy Head RVN

We are looking for maternity cover for a Deputy Head RVN, based at Zetland Veterinary Hospital in Bristol. We are a busy practice and have a fantastic, friendly team of vets, nurses and receptionists and we are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated nurse to join us on a temporary basis; to assist the head nurse in the day to day running of the practice and support our nursing team. Job details below:

  • To start from March 2020.
  • Full time, 40 hours per week.
  • Flexible working pattern offered:
    • Either 4 x 10 hour days 8 - 6.30pm (one day off per week)
    • Or 5 x 8.5 hour days 8 - 5pm with a 2pm finish on an allocated day. 
  • 1 in 7 Saturday shifts 8.30 - 5pm paid at double time.
  • No OOH/bank holidays.
  • Ideal candidate would have clinical couching experience or be willing to take this on and have 1 student with support from the rest of the team. 

Duties will include:

  • General nursing - being on ops, nursing clinics, lab, allocated admin time for deputy duties.
    • Maintaining high standards of care for our patients. 
    • Organising work experience.
    • Clinical coaching.
    • ‚ÄčOrdering/day to day running of the practice when head nurse on holiday. 
  • Generous CPD allowance.
  • Additional days holiday when it's your birthday.

If you are interested, please send your CV and covering letter via the form below or directly to:

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