Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Livingston

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Livingston

  • Location

    Livingston, West Lothian

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112020-17715

  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Livingston

We are working with a practice based in Livingston, West Lothian, that is looking for a small animal Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

The bright, air-conditioned surgery is purpose-built and has substantial equipment including; digital X-ray, in-house laboratory, ultrasound, dentistry facilities including separate dental x-ray, endoscopy, and ECG.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a permanent position working 40 hours per week with weekends on a rota basis. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with the clinical and non-clinical teams to deliver the best levels of patient and customer care, taking full ownership of tasks and responsibilities
  • Manage and deal with bookings professionally and efficiently using RX Works
  • Greet clients and their pets for appointments, being sensitive to their requirements and promoting a professional image at all times
  • Comply with all policies and procedures within the surgery, including Health and Safety Regulations
  • Calculate and administer medications and keeping accurate records
  • Assist the Veterinary Surgeon during surgical procedures
  • Prepare, identify and record results from radiography equipment

You will have good experience in veterinary nursing, excellent customer service, and communication skills, be an effective team player, have a systematic approach when making decisions, and be able to carry out the role effectively with planning and organisation. You are friendly, down-to-earth, have a genuine interest in animal welfare, and enjoy the variety provided by clients and colleagues alike.

The Package:

  • Competitive salary dependent on your experience
  • CPD allowance and support
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVNA, etc)
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards

Ref: JN -112020-17715

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