Surgical Nurse
Be part of one of the UKs leading small animal referral centres!
At Willows Veterinary Centre and Referral Service we are continually expanding our Specialist services, we are now seeking a Surgical Veterinary Nurse to work within our multi-disciplinary, state-of-the-art veterinary hospital located in Shirley, West Midlands.
All newcomers to the nursing team are given a very warm welcome – any training which is required is fully structured and accompanied by a well-organised induction process, including mentoring by a nominated member of the nursing team.
The position:

The successful candidate would be working alongside our surgical team of registered nurses, veterinary care assistants and sterile service operatives to deliver gold standard veterinary care to our patients.

Main duties will include:

  • Monitoring of anaesthesia alongside our specialist led anaesthesia team
  • Clipping and preparing patients for surgery
  • Preparation of the theatres for surgical procedures and assisting our sterile service operatives with maintaining our surgical kits.

We are able to offer exciting opportunities for Nurses who share our commitment to excellence and a desire to provide world class care and customer service. With the benefit of superb imaging and anaesthesia facilities, as well as Specialists working in every discipline, Willows provides a truly rewarding working environment.

We have an exceptionally friendly, professional and dedicated team of Nurses who give a warm and supportive welcome to new members of staff.  This is an ideal chance for a keen individual to work in one of the UK’s leading referral centres and develop their nursing skills.

Experience of working in a referral environment is not required as full support and training will be provided for the successful candidates.

Starting Salary £24,000

Professional and Personal Perks:
  • Up to five weeks holiday (dependent on length of service), plus Public Holidays
  • Membership of a company pension scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Membership of BVNA
  • RCVS registration
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Access to our newly launched well-being and relaxation suite
  • End of the month Treat Day
  • Cycle to work scheme.
Find out more…

We are a state-of-the-art, cutting-edge veterinary centre service which is recognised within the veterinary industry for being at the forefront of specialist care for pets. We pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence in every aspect of the service and care we offer to pets, clients, referring practices and each other.

Our friendly and dedicated team are on hand with a warm and supportive welcome to all new members of staff!

We would love to hear from you!

If you are interested, please feel free to find out more by emailing Careers@willows.uk.net  and/or call Tom Reilly, Deputy Nurse Manager on 0121 712 7070 for an informal chat.