Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse, Edinburgh

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-20341

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse, Edinburgh

We are working with a small animal first opinion veterinary practice based in Edinburgh that is looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time permanent basis. This role has great development opportunities within a supportive large team.

The Practice:

Our clients' core value is the provision of a local, friendly, personal service to all their clients. This is delivered by practice teams of professionals committed to caring for all patients based on clinical needs and in partnership with their owners. Being part of the larger group allows them to share skills and resources to offer the best options to all animals entrusted to their care, as well as developing and investing in their people and facilities.

All their patients are treated as individuals and they work with owners to provide solutions to specific problems, with their aim is to constantly exceed client expectations.

Their services include:

  • Free registration checkups for new pets
  • Professional healthcare & feeding advice
  • Pet Healthcare Plan
  • Vaccinations, flea, tick & worm products
  • Microchipping
  • Appointments 6 days
  • 24 Hour Emergency service
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Xray and ultrasound
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Anaesthesia and surgery - minor or complex
  • Referral to specialists when needed
  • Same day lab results (in most cases)

The Role and Candidate:

Our client currently has an opportunity for an additional Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their friendly, committed, and supportive practice. The role is to cover both their practices in Edinburgh. This is a full-time role where you will be working 40 hours per week with 1 in 3 Saturday mornings 8.30-12.30. There are also no out of hour requirements, supporting a good work/life balance. The role will include varied duties including ward and theatre nursing, laboratory work, nurse clinics, and reception duties.

A driving Licence Essential for this role.

The Package:

In return, our client is offering a competitive benefits package, in addition to salary and allowances. These are non-contractual and include:

  • Competitive annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Generous continuing professional development (CPD) allowance
  • Corporate discounts on goods and services
  • Staff discount
  • Membership subscriptions funded
  • Life cover
  • Income protection
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company pension
  • Bike to work scheme

Ref: JN -052021-20341

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