A passionate and enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse is required for a part-time position within a progressive and modern Inner London practice.
Ideally working 3 days but there may be flexibility. There are no OOHs or on call.
The role will include;
Assisting in the care of animals and their owners. Undertaking tasks set by senior members of staff in the basic care and running of the practice.
Communicating well with clients.
Meeting and greeting clients and their pets.
Registering new clients and pets
Ordering, unpacking items and storing correctly and conducting returns.
Monitoring in-patients, providing care and appropriate diets.
Assisting vets with restraining animals for blood sampling, drips and examination.
Administering topical, parental, subcutaneous/intramuscular/intravenous injections under the Veterinary Surgeon’s instruction and supervision.
The running of in-house laboratory tests and the packaging and sending away for external laboratories.
Assisting with anaesthesia, surgery and the taking of radiographs.
Correct cleaning and sterilising of instruments, equipment and materials.
Cleaning, hygiene and maintenance of kennel area.
Safe use of equipment in the laboratory.
Scanning and filing of clinic records.
General cleaning, hygiene and tidiness of practice.
Maintaining stock of consumables in all rooms.
You will also have the opportunity to work with a student as their clinical coach.