Veterinary Job

Edinburgh - Edinburgh

Veterinary Nurse (Orthopaedic) The University of Edinburgh Edinburgh, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Min Offered: £ 23,067 per year GBP
Funded CPD
Posted on: 1 Nov 2019

Job Description

Veterinary Nurse (Orthopaedic)

The University of Edinburgh

Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Ref: 050245

£23,067 to £26,715 + generous CPD allowance, 36 days annual leave



Full time position with additional 2.5 hours of contractual overtime, standard working day 8.30-5.00 (37.5 hr working week).

We require maternity cover for a year, for a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse at the Hospital for Small Animals, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

We are looking for someone with an interest in Orthopaedics, great organisational and communication skills.

The role involves assisting in theatre during complex orthopaedic procedures, taking an active role in the organisation of the department, ordering specialised supplies, teaching undergraduate students and liaising with clinicians regarding patient care.

Experience of working in a referral hospital and teaching experience are advantageous but consideration will be given to individuals seeking to develop their careers.

The successful candidate will participate in a 1 in 4 weekend shift (8.30-5pm).

If you would like to discuss the posts further, please contact the Senior Surgery Nurse, Shirley Simpson on Alternatively call 0131 650 7650.

Closing Date: 26 November 2019

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