Veterinary Job

North Lanarkshire - Airdrie

Registered Veterinary Nurse Airdrie Vets4Pets Clark St, Airdrie ML6 6DW, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Part Time
Posted on: 3 Oct 2019

Job Description

Surgery Information / Job Description
We are looking for an RVN to join our small animal team based in Airdrie. You will be committed to performing high standards of nursing care and be a fun and friendly addition to our excellent team.
Location: Airdrie, North Lanarkshire, ML6 6DW
Hours: 20-25 hours per week with 1 in 4 Saturdays 
Our surgery is purpose built with up-to-date equipment. We have in-house biochemistry, electrolyte & haematology, digital X-ray, multi-parameter anaesthetic monitoring including bp, ultrasound, dental machine, rabbit dental equipment, individual kennels, cat ward and isolation units.
The team get along well and practice days/nights out are arranged regularly. We have a Christmas night out every year, paid for by the boss, social events throughout the year and we close the practice for an hour once a month for a tea & cake break! We also hold regular nurse, clinical and practice meetings and you will contribute to all clinical and non-clinical protocols within the practice. 

Person Specification

This role will involve consultations,delivering high quality patient care, laboratory work, radiography, tidying/cleaning, covering the reception when required, assisting the veterinary surgeon in theatre and administering anesthesia. 
The ideal candidate will work 20-25 hours per week to include 1 in 4 Saturdays (9am-12pm). The hours can can be arranged to suit but will include a late Friday finish. There are no Out of Hours requirements and any overtime will be paid. Salary will range between £18,000 - £21,000 dependent on experience.
We support career development, which is why the clinical team regularly attend full day and after-hours CPD. We have had one nurse recently complete a certificate in exotics and encourage our nurse staff to attend events, including the London Vet Show and the annual Vets4Pets Nurse Conferences. 
In return of your hard work and dedication, we can offer: 
  • 5.6 weeks holiday per year, including bank holidays. 
  • Birthday off 
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Paid memberships 
  • Exclusive company discounts and 20% discount at Vets4Pets, Pets at Home and the Groom Room
  • Flexible working 
  • Very generous CPD allowance
To apply, please contact or call 01367 821230 
We are an equal opportunities employer. 
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