Posted on 23/04/2021
Grahams Road Vet clinic are looking for a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team working on first opinion small animal caseloads. The role will involve nursing of first opinion patients including nurse consultations, medical nursing of inpatients, dentals, lab work, monitoring anaesthesia, assisting with surgical procedures and vaccinations. There is scope to also get involved in assisting the Veterinary Surgeons with Acupuncture patients should you have a desire to learn more about this.
Working 40 hours per week – over 5 days but can be flexible
weekend rota shared equally
1 in 4 Saturday working 8am-12pm
No out of hours
From £23,000 DOE negotiable and welcome bonus of £1,500
We are a busy 4 Veterinary Surgeon, 4.5 Veterinary Nurse RCVS accredited small animal practice with an interesting and varied case load. Located in Falkirk, our practice is ideally placed between both Edinburgh and Glasgow for an easy commute. We have a small friendly and approachable team with a variety of interests and experience. Learning and the development of interests will be actively encouraged. We are also in process of becoming a training practice.
You must be a fully qualified Veterinary Nurse and be on the RCVS register. The role can be adapted to suit either a newly qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse or a more experienced one as full support will be given. Further certification and CPD is encouraged.
4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
3 days paid CPD leave
£550 CPD allowance per annum
RCVS Membership paid
Service based holiday entitlement increases
Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
Enhanced paternity pay
Discounted veterinary fees
My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
Cycle to Work scheme
Paid bereavement leave
Company sick pay
Employee opinion survey
Free uniform in a number of roles
Annual pay reviews
Academy & Leadership courses
Focus on employee wellbeing
Career progression opportunities
Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
Speak to Margaret Oliver from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.