Full or Part Time Registered Veterinary Nurse between Edinburgh and Glasgow


Julie Powell
Our client has a beautiful, light, purpose-designed, spacious building to work in. Located between the cultural and historical cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh. Great colleagues, a nursing team which is fully utilised and supported with VNAs. They are a training practice with excellent facilities and equipment - digital X-ray, latest laboratory equipment, Sevoflurane and Humphrey ADE anaesthesia.

They are now looking full or part time registered veterinary nurse to join the. The current nursing team are fully utilised to their potential; offering a varied and challenging role which will include prep/theatre patient involvement (e.g., IV placement in all patients, blood taking, laboratory work, radiography, dentistry, and surgery assist). They also have designated ward rotation for improved in-patient care and routine consultation RVN clinics.

The full-time role would be for 37.5 hours per week (full time but part time hours also available). Working across 3-5 days, with OOH 1 night during the week (from 5:30pm – 8:30am on call and only need to go into clinic if there are inpatients in clinic, vet is also on call) and 1:5 weekends OOH (Saturday 8:30am-5pm)

As of Late summer 2022, there will be no OOH at this practice as it will switch over to Vets Now. However, in the meantime there is the following on call rota. 1 shift per week from 5:30pm-8:30am on call with phone only and to cover inpatient care, with an option of staying on site when on call as accommodation is available.

You must be a qualified veterinary nurse and on the RCVS register. The successful applicant will need to be competent in monitoring anaesthetics, venepuncture, taking/processing radiographs, performing routine lab procedures and providing care for hospitalised patients. The client is fully supportive and would fund additional certification. Salary op to 30,000 negotiable D.O.E.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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