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Veterinary Nurse Job - Hospital - Glasgow

Veterinary Nurse

  • Job Ref: 13245
  • Posted on December 8th 20172017-12-8

Veterinary Nurse Job - Hospital 

Competitive negotiable salary

Make a difference and be the Vet Nurse you trained to be

A Vets Now our 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 veterinary 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.

Role Requirements

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.

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Why Work at Vets Now?

Rewards and benefits

As part of the Vets Now team your package will include RCVS membership, EVECCS and IVECCS membership, VDS cover and access to a contributory pension scheme.

Exciting caseload

Working in emergency means no two shifts are the same. You'll see a wide and diverse caseload that will give you the opportunity to use all of your clinical skills.

Owned and run by vets

Vets Now was established by our chairman Richard Dixon, a vet who wanted to help the profession by meeting the growing demand for out-of-hours emergency care. We still put the profession at the heart of everything we do.

Career development

No matter what stage you’re at in your career we’ve got the openings that will help you grow and develop. Whether you want to expand your clinical skills or move into a management role we will support you.

CPD and training

You'll receive a generous CPD allowance and access to one of the most innovative training programmes in the profession. Our team of emergency and critical care specialists shape our clinical training and every year we host the UK’s largest ECC congress.

Working out of hours

We look after our teams, no matter what time of the day or night they work. Working out of hours will give you the opportunity to spend your days doing the things that fit in with your lifestyle.

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