It takes a very special person to work nights. Could that be you? Working 7 nights on followed by 14 nights off, you will be in the same team every time, so you really get the opportunity to bond as a cohesive force.
Night work doesn’t include any of the regular appointments or animal MOTs. It’s very dependant on what arrives at the Practice on any given evening, or what cases there are already within our wards requiring care, so this role would suit someone who likes both a varied and reactive environment.
The team currently consists of a Vet, 2 Nurses, 2 Kennel Assistants and one intern. We also have students on rotation from the University of Nottingham. Due to an increased caseload we are adding an additional nurse into each night team to ensure the care remains high.Apply
Our Night Nurses assist the Night Veterinary Surgeon with any medical or surgical procedure that needs to be performed. Under the guidance of the Veterinary Surgeon and in accordance with individual experience, our nurses can perform schedule 3 procedures.
Responsibilities are numerous and varied so a great deal of flexibility and patience is required, in addition to being able to maintain records accurately and administer medications correctly.
All newly hospitalised cases must be passed over to a Scarsdale vet the following morning.Apply
Perks and benefits
- Attractive renumeration package
- Excellent CPD offerings, in-house and externally
- Practice focus on health and well being
- RCVS fees paid
- Potential for this role to develop to a more senior role in time
- Birthday off work
- Death in service cover
- Discount staff pet scheme