Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse Drumchapel - Scotland

£21,000 - £24,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5485 Date Posted: Wednesday 05 Feb 2020
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We are recruiting a permanent small animal veterinary nurse for a practice in Drumchapel. This is an established forward-thinking practice located close to local transport and amenities. This is either a full or part time role.

About the role:

This is either a full time or part time position with a 1:3 weekend rota. The role involves all areas of general nursing from assisting the veterinary surgeon in surgery, to administering medications, to front of house and booking in patients, looking after in patients and greeting clients. The practice pride themselves on delivering a high standard of customer service and clinical care so it is vital the nurse has this ethos also along with excellent customer service skills.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday – Friday full or part time hours available
  • Weekends: 1:3 weekends  
  • OOH: None
  • Sole Charge: None
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Consultations: 10 Minutes
  • Team: 3 Vet 3 RVN and support team

About Them:

  • Bright and spacious practice with air conditioning and all modern facilities
  • Provides a high standard of clinical care
  • Supportive and friendly practice
  • CPD is actively encouraged and supported
  • Excellent reputation within the community
  • Onsite parking available and within walking distance of transport links

About You:

  • You will have excellent all-round nursing skills.
  • You will be fun and hard working and work well within a team.
  • You will work to deliver a high standard of clinical care and have a can-do attitude!
  • You will have a motivated and passionate attitude
  • You will have strong organisational skills
  • You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare including preventative healthcare
  • You will have excellent communications skills and be able to develop working relationships with clients and fellow members of staff

Facilities:

  • Emergency cover
  • Operating Theatre
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Isolation UnitIsolation Unit
  • Blood Pressure Monitor
  • Ultrasound
  • Biochemistry
  • Haematology
  • Electrolyte
  • In-house Laboratory
  • Pet Passport
  • Hospital Ward
  • Dentistry

Package:

  • Salary: £21,000 - £24,000
  • Holiday allowance: 4 Weeks
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • CPD: Additional training is actively encouraged – CPD support / funding of certificates for the right candidates - Negotiable
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with high street retailers and restaurants
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
  • Partnership: Possible future partnership opportunities available for the right person
  • Uniform: Branded uniform provided
  • Discounts: Discounted veterinary care for your pets
  • Other: Excellent career opportunities and development due to the varied case load
  • More benefits available

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 1 years’ post-grad UK experience

 

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV. 

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