Veterinary Nurse

Job Description

The Role

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and proactive Veterinary Nurse. Duties involve assisting Veterinary Surgeons, laboratory work, performing Veterinary Nurse consultations, medical nursing of inpatients, monitoring anaesthesia and preparing and assisting in surgical procedures. The role can be adapted to suit either a newly qualified Registered Veterinary Nurseor a more experienced one.

About Us

We are a busy 4 Veterinary Surgeon, 4.5 Veterinary NurseRCVS accredited small animal practice with an interesting and varied case load. Located in Falkirk, our practice is ideally placed between both Edinburgh and Glasgow for an easy commute. We have a small friendly and approachable team with a variety of interests and experience. Learning and the development of interests will be actively encouraged.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for someone who holds the RVN veterinary nurse qualification, some experience in first opinion practice is preferred but not essential. The role is suitable for both experienced and newly qualified applicants. The applicant must be a team player, yet self-motivated and maintain excellent clinical standards. We would like the successful applicant to carry out nurse consultations, so excellent communicationskills are required.


  • 4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • 3 days paid CPD leave
  • £550 CPD allowance per annum
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • Service based holiday entitlement increases
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits – various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD/training support
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee opinion survey
  • Free uniform in a number of roles
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

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.

Job Details

Employment Type:
Position Type:
Vet Nurse / Technician
Earliest Start Date:

Job Location

Falkirk, United Kingdom

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Grahams Road Vet Clinic