Small Animal Registered Vet Nurse Job, East Lothian, Scotland - Edinburgh & The Lothians

Up to £31,000 DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 9204 Date Posted: Monday 25 Jul 2022
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Salary: Up to £31,000 DOE


  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our client have an excellent opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join their fantastic team in East Lothian. Due to expanding this practice are looking for a Night RVN to join their OOH team, offering the opportunity to work on ECC cases within their 1st opinion practice. Responsible for monitoring/caring for inpatients, triaging emergencies, monitoring surgical procedures, assisting the on-call vet, administering meds and IV fluids, preparing and maintaining theatres, keeping excellent patient records and clear communications with owners, maintain a high level of cleanliness while providing unwavering care to their patients.  7x12 hour shifts, 1 week on and 1 week off, Shifts are 7/8pm start – 7/8am finish. They are well equipped with digital radiography, in-house laboratory, ultrasonography, endoscopy, visiting specialists and ECG to name a few. They have dedicated nurse consult rooms and encourage clinics. They are only 20 mins from Edinburgh city centre. They have a dedicated friendly team of 14 receptionists,10 nurses and 15 vets. They are looking for a friendly, motivated nurse to join their team. A warm welcome awaits the successful candidate.

Applicant Requirements  

Must be a qualified RVN and on the RCVS register, confident in sole charge and experience within OOH an advantage, They believe 24-hour care is important for patient care and job satisfaction.  They also want to ensure their team have the best work/life balance and so have restructured their OOH to offer generous time back, in a flexible format.  There is also an on site flat and sleeping facilities available.

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