Careers & Training

Drove Veterinary Hospital is a Tier 3 RCVS Training Hospital and we are always pleased to hear from you even when we have no vacancies advertised.

Training

At Drove we are keen to invest in the development of our staff.

All Vets & Nurses complete a specific amount of Continual Professional Development (CPD) throughout the year as specified by The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS).

Many vets are also studying for further post graduate qualifications working alongside our existing certificate holders to provide 'Gold Standard' care for your animals.

We believe that all members of staff should be fully trained for the role they perform and are committed to ensuring that everyone is supported in their development

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Vacancies

To express your interest in any of the below areas or vacancies please send your CV to HR@drovevets.co.uk

For an informal discussion please ring the appropriate person named below on 01793 522483


Full time 40 hours per week required from September 2018.

1:4 sat or sun day shift

Experienced and caring RVN or 2nd/3rd year student is required to help in our RCVS tier 3 hospital as well as our branch practices being involved in all aspects of nursing.

We have a varied caseload and our nurses are fully involved in all aspects of animal care. This is a wonderful opportunity for someone wanting to experience an exciting and challenging position whilst ensuring the highest level of patient care is maintained, within in a fully equipped and forward thinking Hospital.

With a generous CPD budget we encourage nurse development, and have regular in house meetings to deliver the knowledge to the rest of the team. We have a very skilled nursing team that we are incredibly proud of, who readily support their team mates.

The role will require the successful candidate to work a 1:4 – 1:5 Saturday or Sunday day shift, work a minimum of one Bank Holiday a year and up to 7 night shifts (covering duty nurse holidays) per annum.

Please send a covering letter and CV to:

lhughes@drovevets.co.uk

Enthusiastic RVN required to join our friendly branch team working up to 40 hours a week. (Part time nurses will definitely be considered)

This position would require no OOH’s or bank holidays and a 1:4 Saturday morning consulting shift. We encourage CPD and offer a generous budget.

With good links to our main hospital and other branches, the successful candidate would be forward thinking and alongside the branch vet would have a drive to push the practice forward.

We offer a varied caseload and encourage nurses to be fully involved in all aspects of animal care.

This is a wonderful opportunity for someone wanting to experience exciting and challenging work with no OOH’s requirements, ensuring the highest level of patient care is maintained.

For an informal discussion please ring 07455 757444 to speak to Lyndsay Hughes Or email: lhughes@drovevets.co.uk

Based at the main Hospital

25hrs a week spread over 5 days

Permanent Contract

The Drove Veterinary Hospital is looking for an organised, caring and motivated person, who is able to work on their own initiative, manage their time well and be a good communicator.

The role will be providing clerical and administrative support to ensure efficient and cost effective running of the day to day business. The job holder will be expected to develop systems, work within budgets, liaise with staff, clients and external suppliers and ensure the business runs smoothly.

Our ideal applicant will be IT literate with good numeracy and language skills.You must be enthusiastic and work well as part of a team, be good with people and have an excellent sense of humour.

Previous experience in a veterinary environment will be an advantage, although full training will be given. A competitive salary will be given.

For a full job description, or to submit your CV and covering letter please contact

nstrange@drovevets.co.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 29th October

Based at the main Hospital

8.30am-5.00pm

1 Saturday off every 6 weeks

Permanent Contract

The Drove Veterinary Hospital is looking for smart, caring, motivated people, who are able to work on their own initiative, remain calm and efficient under pressure and manage their time well.

The role will be to provide a first class service to our clients both face to face and over the phone, help with general enquires, dispense drugs and maintain a clean & tidy reception area.

Our ideal applicant will be warm and welcoming, be PC literate with good numeracy and literacy skills.You must be enthusiastic, organised and work well as part of a team, be good with people as well as animals and have an excellent sense of humour.

Previous experience in a veterinary environment will be an advantage, although full training will be given.

Please send a CV and covering letter to:

nstrange@drovevets.co.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 26th October

Interviews will be held W/C 29th October



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