Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location Scotland
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £27k + Benefits & No OOHs
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGDUS
Published: 9 days ago

​We are excited to again be working with an exceptional Small Animal clinic, based in East Lothian who have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join their team!

The location is ideal, with East Lothian being a great place to be, close to Edinburgh, as well as the coast and hills.

About the Practice:

The practice is a busy small animal practice providing the ideal opportunity to use your veterinary nursing skills to the fullest. They are a great, friendly, social team of vets, nurses, and support staff and the team consists of 6 vets, 4 Registered Vet Nurses and 3 Student Vet Nurses.

The practice has a full range of surgical and medical facilities, and are also a Veterinary Nursing training practice, so there will be opportunities for student coaching.

The Ideal Nurse:

  • They are looking for a team player.

  • You will be a good communicator, having empathy with clients and their pets, and a passion to extend your range of experience, alongside the likeminded team.


  • This is a permanent full-time position of 37.25 hours per week including 4 hours on a Saturday morning every 4th week.

  • No out of hours.

  • Potential for overtime.

Benefits include:

  • Salary offered will be £22,000 to £27,000 – commensurate with experience

  • Holiday entitlement – 22 days, plus all bank holidays.

  • CPD encouraged and funded  

  • Professional membership fees paid.

  • Healthshield

  • Opportunity to Buy and Sell Holidays

  • Cycle to Work

  • Annual Pay Reviews

  • Company Sick Pay

  • Focus on Wellbeing

  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, Adoption, Shared Parental Leave and Surrogacy Pay

  • Discounted Veterinary Fees

  • My Perks – offers, discounts and cashback on shopping, travel, entertainment and much more.

If you have recently qualified from Veterinary Nursing or are an experienced Nurse and are looking for new opportunities in Scotland- Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 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. ​If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you. ​

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE