Veterinary Job

Scotland - Edinburgh

Veterinary Nurse (Orthopaedic) University of Edinburgh Edinburgh, UK

Practice Type: Other (eg. industry or academia)
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Pay Range: £ 23,067 - £ 26,715 per year GBP
Posted on: 28 Nov 2019

Job Description

Veterinary Nurse (Orthopaedic)

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

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

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.

Ref: 050245     Closing Date: 11 December 2019

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