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

£30,000 DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 9850 Date Posted: Thursday 15 Sep 2022
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Rate: £30,000 DOE


  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • Birthday leave
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Career progression opportunities

Type of Work: Registered Vet Nurse

Job Details: 

Our client are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a full/part time basis. Their 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. They have 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.

Working 37.5 hours per week (full time but part time hours also available) Working across 3-5 days
1:5 weeknights inpatient care only shared with a vet
1:5 Saturdays (8:30am-1:00pm inpatient care shared with a vet) - with an option of staying on site when on call as accommodation is available. No OOH 

Applicant Requirements

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. They fully support and fund additional certification.


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