In-patients Veterinary Nurse Job – Glasgow
Competitive negotiable salary
Make a difference and be the Vet Nurse you trained to be
A Vets Now Veterinary Nurse is a pivotal role within our Hospital team. You will assist the Veterinary Surgeon in: surgery, anaesthesia and clinical procedures. This hands-on role will give you the opportunity to grow your clinical skills. Your role will be further supported by our regular On-Site Training Programme, ensuring that both your knowledge and your career are continually growing. Your nursing role will involve supporting clients with help and advice under the direction of the duty Vet. Also, you will provide nursing and patient care to critical and referral hospitalised patients, including: clinical monitoring, drug administration, nursing management and excellent client care.
This role is to work on a three-week rolling rota. Week 1: Monday to Friday 08:30 to 20:30, Week 2: Monday 07:00 – 15:00 Tuesday to Sunday 07:00 – 16:00 (7 days), Week 3: off
Stand out from the crowd
We take pride and integrity in the work that we do and that’s why we are committed to investing in the career progression of our people. In return for your talent and commitment, we offer a generous CPD allowance, with various courses on offer including enrolment on the accredited Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical Care. For those more experienced candidates, support is available to gain the VTS (ECC). We will also cover VDS and RCVS fees.
You must be: fully qualified, RCVS registered and have at least 6 months experience in small animal practice which must have been in an English-speaking environment. You should also be confident in your clinical ability. Experience within an Emergency or Referral setting would be desirable.