The British Veterinary Nursing Association (BVNA) and the RCVS will be working together to deliver a programme of VN Futures-related content at October’s BVNA This Is Us 2020 event. The online event takes place from 9 to 11 October and will [...]
This September, the RCVS and VDS Training will be holding an online-only version of their regular ‘Introduction to the Veterinary Profession’ course for overseas vets and vet nurses who have recently started, or who intend to start, working in [...]
The RCVS Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) will be holding a series of free online ‘Reflection Time’ sessions over the coming months. These facilitated sessions aim to help veterinary professionals reflect on the emotional aspects of their work in a safe, confidential [...]
The decision has been made to suspend the VN Futures School Ambassadors Pilot until the 1st September, when the new school year is due to start, at which point the situation will be reviewed. The aim of the pilot [...]
The VN Futures Board met virtually on Friday 3 July to discuss the progress of the project and plans going forward. Understandably, progress has been slowed during the COVID-19 pandemic however, there has still been behind-the-scenes work taking place, [...]
The third webinar in the VN Futures ‘Value of Veterinary Nurses’ series was aired on 23rd June at 12.30 pm, via the Webinar Vet, and the recording is available to watch now. The webinar, titled ‘Lead or Head RVN: [...]
As a part of the RCVS Leadership initiative, RCVS will be running a series of free webinars for veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses to address the challenges of leading and working with colleagues and clients through the coronavirus pandemic.
As a fitting tribute to this year’s Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month, a new website dedicated to showcasing the work of the VN Futures project has today (Friday 29 May 2020) been launched.
The VN Futures Board met on Friday 21st February 2020 and warmly welcomed two new members to the board, Matthew Rendle RCVS VN Council Vice Chair and Jo Oakden BVNA Junior Vice President. The meeting started with an update [...]
We will be holding a series of three webinars this year addressing issues around recognising the value of veterinary nurses’ work, including maximising the potential of veterinary nurses and leadership opportunities within the profession.The lunchtime webinars will be delivered between February and [...]