Student Vet Nurse

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1363800854-2
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Health Recruit Network
  • Location: Storrington, Sussex
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Driving, Health and Safety, Procurement & Supply Chain, Social care
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Student Vet Nurse - Up to 23,920 - Pullborough, Sussex

Student Veterinary Nurse Apprentice (Second Year Students)
Salary: Starting at 23,920.00 per annum
Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week

  • 7 weeks' holiday, including bank holidays
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Occupational health including mental health support
  • Company pension
  • Company social events
  • Full course payment
  • Clinical Coach and Head of Nursing Education support

Our Vision
We aim to foster an encouraging and positive culture where our team members are empowered and inspired. Here, everyone is equal, and every voice is heard. We provide constructive feedback, support each other in the face of challenges, and always treat one another with kindness. Inclusivity and collaboration are essential to ensuring everyone feels respected and valued. Our team's equality, kindness, and closeness shape our working environment, extending respect, kindness, empathy, and professionalism to our clients as well.

Our Expertise
We are a growing small animal practice with two state-of-the-art hospitals in Storrington and Chichester, and four busy branch clinics. We seek passionate, enthusiastic student veterinary nurse apprentices to join our team. This role offers an opportunity to develop your skills and experience in a supportive, dynamic environment.

Our team consists of experienced vets and nurses, many with additional qualifications. We nurture our talent through a comprehensive induction process, regular internal CPD, and support for certificate funding. Our Head of Nursing Education is developing career progression pathways to support our team's career goals. We are committed to clinical education, with all our nurses acting as clinical coaches to support student nurses through their training.

  • Previous experience in a veterinary practice
  • Registration with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Enrollment in the second year of training as a Student Veterinary Nurse
  • Completion of the first year of studies
  • Confidence, enthusiasm, eagerness to learn, and willingness to work hard in a busy environment
  • Own car and a clean driving licence due to potential work at different sites
  • Team Culture

We are a close-knit team with no cliques, fostering a collaborative environment between day and night teams. We enjoy socializing outside of work through practice events like the summer BBQ and Christmas party, as well as informal get-togethers like cheese and wine nights, dog walks, pub trips, and movie nights.

Health Recruit Network are a trusted supplier of NHS and Private healthcare services. We supply work to Registered General Nurses (RGN), Mental Health Nurses (RMN), Learning Disabilities Nurse (RNLD) and Healthcare Assistants (HCA). We are one of the fastest growing recruitment agencies in the UK and supply Nationwide. Health Recruit Network are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy.