Maternity Cover Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:


  • End date:

    12 Month Contract

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Karl Harker

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1594

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Vet Partners

  • Consultant:

    Karl Harker

We are currently recruiting for a busy small animal practice, based in North Edinburgh, Scotland, who are looking for a Maternity cover, full-time Veterinary Nurse to join their friendly team for a year.

The Practice:

This practice is a purely small animal and is dedicated to providing first-class care to clients pets. The staff of 9 vets, 6 nurses and support staff are all dedicated to ensuring first-class care too. They offer services such as emergency care, pet health club, dental care, nurse consultations, rabbit clinics, pet passport, surgery, vaccinations, x-ray and ultrasound, weight clinics, microchipping and many others.

The Role:

This is a full-time maternity cover role working 39.5 hours per week on a rota basis. Shifts will vary between 09:00 and 18:00. There is a 2:5 Saturday rota working 09:00 -12:00 and there will be no OOH with this position.

The salary offered is commensurate with experience and is open to negotiation for the right candidate.

The Candidate:

The practice is happy to look at all levels of experience from newly qualified, through to 5+ years’ experience. The only requirement is a dedication to the first class care and is a positive and proactive person.


Role: Maternity cover Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:3 Saturday mornings 09:00 -12:00

Out of hours: None.

Salary: Depending on experience

Ref: JN -032018-1594

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

What happens next: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.

To discuss the role in more details:

Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference JN -032018-1594 when enquiring about this vacancy.