Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    West Lothian, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Camilla Beese

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-373

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Vetcare

We are currently working with an independently run Veterinary Hospital based in West Lothian between Edinburgh and Glasgow who are looking to recruit two Registered Veterinary Nurses on a permanent full-time basis. 

The Practice: 
The practice was established in the late nighties and has since developed into the fantastic veterinary hospital that it is today. The founders have a clear vision of providing their clients with a service combining their passion for veterinary medicine, with an enthusiastic, compassionate approach to both patient and client care and with an unwavering determination to provide the highest possible quality in practice standards and client care. The practice gained its status as a Tier 3 Veterinary Hospital and is one of only 7 veterinary hospitals in Scotland. 
The hospital has two modern operating theatres, consulting rooms, isolation kennels, reception area, dedicated cat ward, cat recovery room, dog runs, preparation room and dog kennels. They specialise in key-hole surgery, endoscopy, orthopaedics, laser DM X-ray, In-house lab (wet biochem, haematology, epoc, istat etc). 

The Role: 
The role will be a permanent full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse position, working 37.5 hours on rotating shifts between 8am and 6.30pm, 5 days a week. There is an on-call requirement of 1 night per week, and a weekend rota of 1:4. 

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and proactive and will share the practice’s drive to provide the highest standards of care and customer service. The practice is willing to consider candidates of all levels of experience. 

Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse 
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full time
Weekends: 1:4
Out of hours: 1 night per week
Branch work: No
Salary: Dependent on experience
Ref: CB/27679

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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