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Livingston - Murieston

Registered Veterinary Nurse Lamond Veterinary Clinic Bankton Square, Murieston, Livingston EH54 9EY, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time or Part Time
RCVS Fees Assoc. Subs Funded CPD Discount for own pets Pension
Posted on: 7 Apr 2021

RVN required to work evenings at The Lamond Veterinary Clinic

Job Description

The Role

Our Veterinary Nurse position offers the best of both worlds for those nurses who enjoy the excitement and progression offered by ECC cases, but who are not able to work full night shifts. The role includes handover from the day Registered Veterinary Nurses to assist in ongoing surgical procedures, incoming emergency cases and nursing of inpatients. You will ensure the clinic is ready for the following day’s procedures. There may also be occasional nursing consultations, reception duties where required and some administrative duties.

We are keen to offer family-friendly options, so part time/job share hours are also a possibility. Talk to us about the hours you can work (4pm or 6:30pm starts possible)

About Us

We are a well-established small animal practice consisting of a friendly and supportive team of 15 nurses, 11 vets, 6 receptionist and our practice manager. We have many modern facilities including in house laboratory, digital radiography, dental radiography, ultrasound, multi-parameter monitoring and laser therapy. We are an RCVS Accredited practice, ISFM Cat Friendly Clinic and have been voted “Best Scottish Vet” in 2018, 2019 and 2020. We’re just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow respectively, so easy to reach from anywhere in the Central belt.

Applicant Requirements

Experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse required, able to work sole charge for a few hours each evening. Experience dealing with emergencies and OOH care are an advantage. This role is dealing mainly with assisting emergency procedures and dealing with inpatients, however, the candidate should be confident dealing in all areas of nursing.

Benefits (Subject to pro rata)

· 20 days paid holiday not including bank holidays

· 3 days paid CPD leave

· £550 CPD allowance per annum

· RCVS Membership paid

· Service based holiday entitlement increases

· Birthday leave

· Childcare voucher scheme

· Discounted veterinary fees

· My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

· Cycle to Work scheme

· Pension

· CPD/training support

· Paid bereavement leave

· Company sick pay

· Employee opinion survey

· Free uniform in a number of roles

· Annual pay reviews

· Social events

· Academy & Leadership courses

· Focus on employee wellbeing

· Relocation packages

· Career progression opportunities

· Free flu jabs

As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

Job Ref: BH1481

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