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Carnoustie - Carnoustie

Head Veterinary Nurse Wallace Vets Ravensby Park Gardens, Carnoustie DD7 7NY, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Pay Range: £ 32,000 - £ 39,000 per year GBP
RCVS Fees Funded CPD Discount for own pets Enhanced Paid Sick Leave Pension
Posted on: 12 Jul 2024

Job Description

We’re looking for a Head Nurse to join our team!

Are you looking to take the next step in your veterinary career and become a Head Veterinary Nurse?

With options to work a 4 or 5 day week and 1-in-8 weekends as part of our dedicated day team, the successful candidate will have responsibility over the day-to-day clinical operation of our practices in Arbroath and Carnoustie, working alongside our Broughty Ferry Head Nurses, our Nursing Team Lead and be part of the wider management team.

Working in a clinical role, the successful candidate will also have lead responsibility over:

  • Day-to-day running of the Arbroath and Carnoustie clinical practices
  • Implementing and maintaining practice protocols and standard operating procedures
  • Stock control
  • Overseeing the ordering of stock, equipment, and consumables
  • Practice audits and inspections
  • Liaising with industry reps
  • Facilitating School and College work experience placements
  • Facilitating Veterinary Student EMS placements
  • Veterinary Equipment: Serving, repairs, legal framework, ie, X-rays, etc.
  • Hosting Nurse Meetings alongside the Nursing Team Lead
  • Supporting the Nursing Team Lead with Human Resources tasks
  • Supporting the wider management team

If you’re a highly experienced veterinary nurse with a minimum of five years under your belt, a natural leader, and a heart brimming with compassion for animals, then we want to hear from you!

Our vibrant team make us what we are, and we love what we do, be that working together or socialising.

Options available for us to pay outstanding training costs with your current employer.

  • Friendly and Supportive Team
  • Career Development Focused

  • CPD and VN certificates funded and encouraged

  • Great Work/Life Balance
Competitive Salary
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Pay
  • Staff Benefits
  • CycleScheme
  • Pension Scheme
30 Days Holiday, pro rata
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