Surgical Nurses

April 6, 2023

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    April 6, 2023
  • Expiration date
    January 12, 2034

Job Description

About the Role:

  • 4 day week, 35hrs
  • Two additional surgical nurses are required so support our new (extended) surgical suites within the hospital.
  • Must be proficient in anaesthesia, general interest in surgical educational development. Experience with orthopaedic kits and equipment is also beneficial although not a pre-requisite
  • 1 in 4 weeks shifts
  • High ECC, referral caseload
  • Salary bracket 28-30K dependent upon experience
  • Highly experienced, certificate-holding nursing (surgical and in-patient) team support
  • Be part of a ever-expanding (67 colleague) team, including certificate holder vet support, mental health first aiders and life-coach mentorship in-house support.
  • First opinion, hospital, OOH Emergency and referral caseload (supporting 15 clinics in the region)
  • Dedicated (separate) night clinical teams

Flexibility to interview via ZOOM links or hospital visits


About the Practice:

  • 7 consulting rooms
  • Dedicated end-of-life consulting suite
  • Separate Cat (ISFM gold) and Dog Waiting facilities
  • Expansive dog ward, ISFM gold cattery, isolation wards, dedicated ECC
  • Casco kennelling
  • Three surgical suites (with laparoscopy coming soon)
  • Dedicated dental suite
  • Dedicated imaging suite (X-ray, dopler ultrasound, endoscopy)
  • Sterilization room
  • Purpose-built laboratory
  • State of the art colleague facilities, including rest areas, free coffee and chilled filter water for all team members
  • Dedicated meeting room /CPD suite (which also houses the Birstall Hospital’s in-house student nurse school, rotational EMS vet placement centre and Vet Graduate support schemes).