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Veterinary Surgeon

We are looking to recruit a permanent veterinary surgeon to join our team based at our Alverthorpe Hospital and surrounding branches.  Working alongside our existing team of 14 vets you will benefit from plenty of clinical support as we encourage collaboration and a team ethos across all departments.  We are a friendly, appreciative and supportive team, looking for the right person with shared values.

The role includes a mixture of consulting , case workup and surgery.  We actively encourage the development of team members, providing training, easily accessed support and clinical guidance.  We have a superb team of nurses including 16 RVNS, many of whom have additional post grad qualifications.  We also benefit from dedicated receptionist support, many of whom hold BVRA and Customer Service qualifications. We have highly motivated clients and a claim direct facility is commonly used, supporting access to healthcare for all.

Our standard rota benefits from a four day working week, with 1:4 weekends.   OOH run Mon-Fri 5pm – Midnight, with on call til 8am for in patients only.  Our OOH rota is 1:7 currently.  Holidays include 5 weeks standard holiday plus bank holiday entitlement, plus an additional buy and sell scheme. Whilst we do require Bank Holiday cover throughout the year, this is shared equally amongst the team and we fully close the practice on Christmas Day allowing everyone to enjoy the day with their family.

Accommodation and vehicle can be provided as part of a package. CPD allowance of £1750 per annum and RCVS retention fees funded. Staff discount scheme, Pension and Healthshield available.  Enhanced sick pay, enhanced parental leave and cycle to work scheme.

The practices are well equipped benefitting from Digital Xray at the two largest sites and Ultrasound at all primary branches (S6/S8 from IMV x 3).  IM3 dental machines at all operating sites.  Abaxxis lab equipment at all sites.  Endoscopy, Multiparameter monitoring, Tonopen, Bair Hugger, and Ventilator available at the Alverthorpe Hospital.

Part time applicants are also welcome and we are happy to discuss different working patterns.

Post graduate certificates in all disciplines are welcome and there is the opportunity to undertake funded certification for those who are interested.

Salary depending on experience 31’500- 55k, additional certificates/experience may negotiate higher salary bracket.

For a confidential discussion or to apply please contact victoria.lee@chantryvets.co.uk

 

Senior Surgical RVN – Alverthorpe Hospital

We are looking to recruit a Senior Surgical Nurse to work from our Alverthorpe Hospital. The role is perfect for a surgically biased nurse looking to take the next step in their career. Working alongside our Advanced Practitioner in surgery you will be responsible for maintaining surgical and theatre standards, ordering surgical stock and the smooth running of the daily ops list. Interesting case load of ortho, neuro and soft tissue cases and regular opportunities to scrub in with procedures.

We are a friendly and supportive team and we are looking for an RVN passionate about patient care to come and join us. We offer plentiful opportunities to be involved with in depth cases, fully utilising your nursing skills and knowledge. We have exceptional nurse leaders who promote a culture of learning, self development and collaboration between all departments. Our RVN’s are respected, appreciated and valued for the essential contribution they provide to our practice.

This is a Full time position working a 40 hour week, with 1:4 weekends, however Part Time applicants are welcome and can be considered as a job share. Holidays are 22 days plus BH allowance (8). Whilst we do require Bank Holiday cover throughout the year, this is shared equally amongst the team and we fully close the practice on Christmas Day allowing everyone to enjoy the day with their family.

Applicants with surgical interests plus emergency and critical care or anaesthesia bias would be welcome. Clinical Coach duties are required however training can be provided. Post graduate certificates in all disciplines are welcome and there is the opportunity to undertake additional certification for those who are interested. CPD allowance of £600 per annum and RCVS retention fees funded. Staff discount scheme, Pension and Healthshield available. Enhanced sick pay, parental leave and cycle to work scheme. Salary £24’750 up to 28k for Dip Holder/equiv.

Full job description available on request.

For a confidential discussion or to apply please contact michelle.rewcastle@chantryvets.co.uk

Rotational RVN Hospital

The role is perfect for a nurse looking to work and gain experience in a variety of areas. Working alongside our diverse and highly skilled team, you will work on Medical, Surgical and consulting shifts, rotating on evenings and weekends plus occasional night cover.  We have permanent night teams, so night cover is few and far between.  Interesting case load of ortho, neuro, soft tissue cases and advanced medical cases.

We are a friendly and supportive team and we are looking for an RVN passionate about patient care to come and join us. We offer plentiful opportunities to be involved with in depth cases, fully utilising your nursing skills and knowledge. We have exceptional nurse leaders who promote a culture of learning, self-development and collaboration between all departments.

Our RVN’s are respected, appreciated and valued for the essential contribution they provide to our practice. This is a Full time position working a 40 hour week, with 1:4 weekends, however Part Time applicants are welcome and can be considered as a job share. Holidays are 22 days plus BH allowance (8). Whilst we do require Bank Holiday cover throughout the year, this is shared equally amongst the team and we fully close the practice on Christmas Day allowing everyone to enjoy the day with their family.

Clinical Coach duties are required however training can be provided. Post graduate certificates in all disciplines are welcome and there is the opportunity to undertake additional certification for those who are interested. CPD allowance of £600 per annum, membership to BSAVA or BVNA included and RCVS retention fees funded. Staff discount scheme,  Enhanced sick pay scheme, enhanced parental leave, Company Pension and Healthshield available. Salary starting 21’750 up to 24’750 depending on experience.

Full job description available on request.

For a confidential discussion or to apply please contact michelle.rewcastle@chantryvets.co.uk