Registered Veterinary Nurse Required At Lamond Veterinary Clinic, Livingston
2 months ago
Up to £28,000 DOE
Lamond Veterinary Clinic
Murieston, Livingston, United Kingdom
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly and supportive team here at Lamond Veterinary Clinic!
We are keen to fully utilise the skills and experience of our RVNs and duties will involve all aspects of Veterinary Nursing including theatre, in patient care and consultations. There are no receptionist duties and RVNs are supported by 2 student nurses and 2 VCAs. The candidate will work 5 days/week on a variable shift pattern (usually between 8am and 11 am starts and 4pm and 7pm finishes).
We are a busy RCVS accredited small animal practice with a motivated team of 32 staff. Our exceptional reputation over the past 66 years speaks for itself as our clients voted us “Best Scottish Vet” in 2018, 2019 and 2020. We support all interests and certificates currently held in the practice include Soft Tissue & Orthopaedic Surgery and ECC. We work in a bright, spacious purpose-built building. Our practice is particularly well equipped with surgical and diagnostic kit as we have a high proportion of clients seeking gold standard treatment.
Our caseload is large and varied with many longstanding, loyal clients. We work closely with the Scottish SPCA and other local charities to perform surgeries, consultations, and legal casework.
Our motivated, friendly team is made up of 8 vets, 11 RVNs, 2 student RVNs, 2 VCAs and 8 support team staff.
We are looking for a confident all-rounder who has a positive, resilient attitude. The ideal candidate would be level-headed with excellent communication skills. Candidates need to be confident performing all aspects of veterinary nursing and this role is not suitable for new graduates. Candidates must be Registered Veterinary Nurses.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
• Increasing holidays based on length of service
• CPD paid days and allowance
• L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Birthday leave
• RCVS Membership paid
• VDS cover
• Discounted veterinary fees
• Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Service-related company sick pay
• Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
• Relocation packages
• Career progression opportunities
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. 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.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH6732 as a reference when applying.
Address: Bankton Square, Murieston, Livingston, United Kingdom