Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    The Scottish Borders

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We have an exciting job opportunity for a full time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join a friendly busy small animal practice in the Scottish Borders. The practice is looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working RVN to become part of their expanding practice.

The Practice: 
This practice has been established since 2009 and through their 3 practices, they provide friendly and personal veterinary care to pets across the Borders.
From first vaccinations to a lifetime of preventative care, it’s their aim to help pets live a long, happy healthy life.
They pride themselves on strong core values to provide the highest standard of care with nurses playing a vital role in maintaining these high clinical standards.

The Role: 
All nurses are valued and utilized to their full potential at this practice, undertaking a full range of nursing duties such as Anaesthesia monitoring and recovery, inpatient care, blood sampling, cannula placement, nursing clinics, and radiography.

This is a full-time role working 40 hours a week (4 day week), with a 1 in 5 weekends on call rota. 

The Candidate: 
You will be joining a team of a head nurse and one other RVN, there will soon have two students joining them on placement so there is plenty of opportunities to develop skills. 

In return. our client is offering a competitive salary (dependent on experience) plus RCVS membership paid, excellent CPD and career development opportunities.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full-time, working 40 hours a week
Weekends: 1 in 5 weekend on-call
Out of hours: Yes weekends
Salary: Competitive salary offered depending on experience and RCVS membership paid
Ref: AK/27220

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 AK/27220 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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