Permanent Full-time Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Full-time Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Corsorphine, Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -032020-14651

  • Published:

    4 months ago

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We are working with a busy veterinary practice based in the West of Edinburgh, Scotland that is looking to recruit a Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis

The Practice:

Our client has been looking after the pets in Scotland for over 50 years and is supported by their RCVS accredited hospital-based in Dunfermline. Their small friendly and caring team has built a reputation on pet-focused care and exceeded client expectations as they deliver the finest and most compassionate care around. Across the group of practices, together they're fully equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound scanner, dental machine, pulse oximeter and infusion pump. The practice has a laboratory to allow in-house testing, this includes haematology, biochemistry, snap reader, microscope, centrifuge. We have a prep room, theatre, and separate cat and dog wards.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent role for a Senior Veterinary Nurse. Ideally, you will work 40 hours per week Monday - Friday either 5 x 8 hour days or 4 x 10 hour day and 1 in 3 Saturday mornings, confident being sole charge nurse supported by ACA, Receptionist, and Vet. The role will involve all aspects of veterinary nursing, answering emails, stock ordering, monitoring budgets and costs, maintaining SOP's and practice standards.

In return, our client offers a very competitive salary and benefits which includes; CPD, Career development, Exclusive company discounts, and rewards

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will need to be a qualified Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse with interest or experience in administration and managerial tasks advantageous. Happy to work on own and as part of a team. Have the ability to line manage the ACA and manage holiday requests. Experience in stock ordering, writing and maintaining SOP's and health and safety would be preferred.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week Monday - Friday

Weekends: 1 in 3 Saturday mornings

Out of hours: TBC

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -032020-14651

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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