Registered Veterinary Nurse - Ayrton Veterinary Hospital - Whitburn
2 weeks ago
Whitburn, West Lothian, United KingdomRegistered Veterinary Nurse required for Ayrton veterinary Hospital in Whitburn, West Lothian.
About the practice:
Located between the cultural and historical cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh, Ayrton Veterinary Hospital is a beautiful, light, purpose-designed spacious place to work.
We have great colleagues and full VNA support. We are a registered Training Practice, well equipped with digital x-ray, the latest laboratory equipment, sevofluorane & Humphrey ADE anaesthesia.
We are passionate about raising clinical standards and providing excellent service - our culture is one of continuous improvement.
About the role:
Our nursing team is fully utilised to their potential. The role includes:
Prep/theatre patient involvement (e.g. IV placement in all patients, patient induction under direction, blood taking, laboratory work, radiography, dentistry, surgery assist)
Designated ward rotation for improved in-patient care
Consultation RVN clinics
You’ll work 37.5 hrs per week (Mon-Fri) on a rota basis (Wards, Theatre, Prep) covering hours 8am until 7pm, plus 1 night on-call per week & 1:4/5 weekends
We are looking for someone who shares our thinking and is an ambitious, compassionate, excellent communicator. Our next RVN will contribute to the continuing development of a young hospital and would be willing to undertake further study. Clinical coach training would be desirable but not essential.
We are offering the possibility of a senior/lead role for the right person.
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
Address: Station House, Ashley Avenue, Whitburn, West Lothian, United Kingdom