Head Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

The Role

We currently have an opportunity for a full-time Registered Head Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team at our small animal veterinary practice. This role is 37.5 hours per week based around an 8 hour, 4.5 day week including 1 in 4/5 Saturdays (08.00-16:00), 1 late 12- 8pm shift. There are no OOH shifts required and no reception duties. We are open from 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday and offer varied duties including ward and theatre nursing, laboratory work, and nurse consults. We will also accept applications from those not wishing to undertake a senior role at this time.

About Us

Blackness Vets in Dundee has been operating successfully for over 40 years. We are a city centre practice, with plenty of parking for our clients. The practice has 2 theatres, dentistry suite, x-ray suite, and a large prep room. We have up to date equipment and a nice new spacious building to work from.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for someone with great enthusiasm for their job, with a caring and passionate personality, someone with the motivation to improve and progress the experience for the client and patient through the services that we can offer. Candidate must be RCVS registered with solid experience within veterinary practice. RVN experience of inpatient care, good team working skills, ability to organise and prioritise, hardworking and a full driver’s license are required. Having clinical coaching or leadership skills would be an advantage but not necessary for the role.

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.

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Job Details

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Vet Nurse / Technician
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Job Location

Dundee, United Kingdom

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