Veterinary Job

Fife - Dunfermline

Registered Veterinary Nurse Scottish SPCA Dunfermline KY11 8RY, UK

Practice Type: Other (eg. industry or academia)
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Min Offered: £ 21,938 per year GBP
Posted on: 13 Feb 2020

Job Description

The Scottish SPCA, Scotland’s animal welfare charity, is seeking to recruit a Registered Veterinary Nurse to work at its Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire & West Scotland Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centres.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Scotland’s animal welfare champions and make a real difference to the lives of the thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals rescued by the Scottish SPCA each year.

The Registered Veterinary Nurse will support the clinic animal nursing team, providing a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst promoting animal welfare and supporting our Veterinary Surgeons. They will be responsible for providing supportive care of animals receiving treatment within the Veterinary Department and assisting the Veterinary Surgeons in the diagnosis, treatment and care of sick or injured animals.

The role will be based in our brand new, purpose-built facilities in Glasgow; working with an experienced and passionate team of veterinary professionals. This is an excellent and rewarding opportunity for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to work with welfare animals, making a real difference to animals’ lives.

Candidates should have excellent customer care and communication skills, experience of supporting a team as well as working with the general public.

Hours of work are 37.5 hours per week, working 10 days out of 14 to include weekend work and backshifts on a rota basis.

Please note that this position is subject to a Standard Disclosure Scotland check.

For further information relating to this position and to apply, please visit

The closing date for applications is Sunday 1 March 2020. First interviews will be held on Thursday 12 March 2020. Applicants invited for interview will be informed by phone or email. If you have not received a response from us by Monday 9 March 2020, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Scottish Charity No SC 006467


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