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Registered Veterinary Nurse (6 months FTC)

Woodgreen Pets Charity

Location: Godmanchester

Salary: £24,601 - £27,060 per annum, depending on experience, with an additional market supplement of c. £2,200 per annum

Hours: 37.5 hours a week between 8am and 4.30pm

Contract Type: 6 months FTC

Closing Date: 29th February 2024

How to Apply: Via our careers page

Our vision is a world where all pets are well cared for in loving homes for life. To achieve this, we not only provide care for pets in need, but also help people be the best pet owners they can be.

Our spacious, purpose-built onsite facilities care for Woodgreen animals on their journey to finding a new home. We are a training practice for both nurses and vet students on clinical rotation.

We are looking for an experienced qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse to work in our busy ISFM cat friendly, surgery in Godmanchester on a 6 month Fixed Term Contract. We are a small animal practise caring for dogs, cats and small mammals (including poultry and water fowl). Our cases can vary from routine care to more specialised meaning that no two days are the same.

You will provide excellent standards of veterinary care and husbandry. In return you will become part of our friendly longstanding team. Our team support each other in the busy veterinary environment and achieve good welfare together with the wider Woodgreen team.

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours a week between 8am and 4.30pm at our Godmanchester site with a possible working pattern of either Monday to Friday or Monday to Friday to include 1 in 3 weekends with RDO.

The starting salary for this position is £24,601 – £27,060 per annum, depending on experience, with an additional market supplement of c. £2,200 per annum.

We would also offer the successful candidate;

  • 36 days annual leave entitlement (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Up to 8% employer pension contributions (based on employee contribution level)
  • Support towards healthcare costs (cashplan) and wellbeing
  • Free access to Headspace
  • Life assurance scheme (4 x salary)
  • Onsite parking
  • No Out of Hours or On Call requirement

This vacancy may close earlier should we receive high volumes of applications and interviews may commence prior to the closing date.

Woodgreen is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and protecting anyone that comes into contact with us from harm. We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.