We have an exciting opportunity available for a permanent fulltime position Senior Surgical Nurse. As a senior surgery nurse, you will work alongside our surgery and anaesthesia team, comprising both dedicated and rotating surgery nurses and veterinary care assistants. A varied caseload including orthopaedics, neurosurgery, soft tissue, cardiac surgical intervention and imaging, allows the chance to further your anaesthesia and surgical skills. The role also involves supporting the Head of Department and deputising in their absence, supervising and organising the surgical nursing team and assisting with the running of the day. Applicants should have a high attention to detail and be willing to contribute to the training, supervision and development of veterinary nurses, interns, student veterinary nurses and veterinary care assistants within the department.
- RCVS Veterinary Nursing Qualification
- Advanced Nursing Qualifications - Certificates/Diploma/VTS
- Extensive knowledge of all aspects of surgical and anesthesia nursing
- Experience in leading a team
Working an average 40 hour week Monday to Friday and a 1:5 on call rota (including weekend), with a competitive salary and benefits.
Closing date for applications is 31st May 2021
Please email a covering letter and CV to: email@example.com