Registered Veterinary Nurse - (Bathgate)

Location Bathgate
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30K
Contact name: Paul

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC6007
Published: 13 days ago

Our client that we are delighted to be working with are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their amazing team on a full/part time basis. Their nursing team are fully utilised to their potential; offering a varied and challenging role which will include prep/theatre patient involvement (e.g., IV placement in all patients, blood taking, laboratory work, radiography, dentistry, and surgery assist). They also have designated ward rotation for improved in-patient care and routine consultation RVN clinics. 


Working 37.5 hours per week (full time but part time hours also available)
Working across 3-5 days
1:5 weeknights inpatient care only shared with a vet
1:5 Saturdays (8:30am-1:00pm inpatient care shared with a vet) - with an option of staying on site when on call as accommodation is available.


Up to £30,000 negotiable D.O.E.

Relocation package of up to £5,000

About them:

This practice has a beautiful, light, purpose-designed, spacious building to work in. Located between the cultural and historical cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh. Great colleagues, a nursing team which is fully utilised and supported with VNAs. They are a training practice with excellent facilities and equipment - digital X-ray, latest laboratory equipment, Sevoflurane and Humphrey ADE anaesthesia.

Applicant Requirements:

Must be a qualified veterinary nurse and on the RCVS register. The successful applicant will need to be competent in monitoring anaesthetics, venepuncture, taking/processing radiographs, performing routine lab procedures and providing care for hospitalised patients. They fully support and fund additional certification.

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
•    6.6 weeks annual leave
•    Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
•    Your birthday as a paid day off
•    Relocation package of up to £5,000
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
•    Non-accidental injury support
•    £550 CPD allowance with 3 days paid pro rata
•    Certificate support
•    VDS cover
•    RCVS fees
•    Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
•    Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
•    Discounted staff pet care

For more Information or to express your interest in this Opportunity send a CV to Paul via the Link.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Paul on 07936947875 or email a CV to If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 02887658068. If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. 

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All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.