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Successful recruitment – reputation is everything

Two pretty much identical jobs: same area of the country, similar role responsibilities, similar remuneration, similar business size and structures. Yet, one ad receives 4 quality applicants and the other receives none. Why?

Attract, Recruit, Retain

ONCORE and Attract, Recruit, Retain join forces to help you to find the right team member for your practice.

In memory of Louise O’Dwyer

A small tribute to Louise to recognise her amazing work and life.
Nothing we can say or do will be enough, but we wanted to remember her in some small way.

District Veterinary Nursing Development Group – vision and aims

The District Veterinary Nursing Development Group have released their vision for district veterinary nursing,  and their aims for the work of the group.

Patient-Friendly Practice: Survey and research

Patient-friendly practice: how achievable is putting the behavioural and emotional needs of patients at the centre of routine patient interactions and care?

The Veterinary Nursing Dermatology Questionnaire

A brand new Dermatology questionnaire for you to use with skin cases in practice, designed to be either handed out to the client to fill in, or to go through with them yourself.

My Vet Future: One-stop guide to veterinary careers

The British Veterinary Association and Vet Record  have launched a new online careers hub which offers future and existing vets and vet nurses resources to support and inspire them in career development, whatever stage of their career they are at.

District Veterinary Nursing – an update following the BVNA Fringe Event

This short article written by Dot Creighton, and representing the views of the District Veterinary Nurse Development Group, offers an update following the group’s presentations at the District Veterinary Nursing Fringe Event at BVNA congress.

The Veterinary Nursing Dermatology Group

Dermatology is a field where the Veterinary Nurse can play a pivotal role, assisting vets in the work up and treatment of cases in clinic and supporting clients in the management of skin conditions at home – but where can they get support in setting up such a service? Well, look no further!

District Veterinary Nursing – fringe event at BVNA Congress

District Veterinary Nursing (DVN) is a new movement which has been attracting a lot of attention over the last few months. The DVN Fringe event at BVNA Congress aims to showcase the role and future challenges through a series of short presentations including a number of case studies.