We are currently looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team at Ivybank Vets in Ayrshire. This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week over 5 days with 1 in 3 Saturday mornings and no out of hours.
As part of a busy team you would be expected to support your colleagues as well as being able to independently run Nurse Clinics in our smaller branches. We operate daily in our 3 branches so this position would be suitable for someone who enjoys a varied surgical and medical caseload.
We are a 3-site practice along the west coast of Ayrshire. We are a forward-thinking practice with a motivated team who aim to provide the best of care to our clients and their pet. We offer a wide range of services in house including dedicated operating theatres, full laboratory facilities, digital radiographs (inc dental rads), ultrasound and a basic orthopaedic kit. Our well-equipped practice prides itself on local reputation and aims to offer a very high standard of medical and surgical first opinion care. We are also a RCVS training practice and learning and development is important to us so personal interests and CPD Is encouraged.
We are a 7 Veterinary Surgeon practice who work closely with a nursing team of 6 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 1 Nurse who is due to graduate. Our nursing team is supported by our 2 Animal Care Assistants and a large team of Receptionists.
We are looking for a registered veterinary nurse with experience to continue the support network we have available to carry out a combination of medical and surgical tasks and takes full ownership of their cases. We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic, and hardworking candidate who will become a valued member of our dedicated team. We are looking for someone who is keen to get stuck into all aspects of first opinion practice and nursing.
- 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
- VDS cover
- Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
- Enhanced paternity pay
- Birthday leave
- Discounted veterinary fees
- My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- CPD/training support
- Paid bereavement leave
- Company sick pay
- Employee opinion survey
- Free uniform in a number of roles
- Annual pay reviews
- Social events
- Academy & Leadership courses
- Focus on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- 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.