Senior Veterinary Nurse - Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire & West Scotland

Recruiter
Scottish SPCA
Location
Glasgow City
Salary
Salary of £23,888
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
31 Oct 2019
Ref
VT49.3907
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Scottish SPCA, Scotland’s animal welfare charity, is seeking to recruit a qualified Senior Veterinary Nurse to work at its Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire & West Scotland Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centres.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Scotland’s animal welfare champions and make a real difference to the lives of the thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals rescued by the Scottish SPCA each year.

The Senior Veterinary Nurse will support the clinic animal nursing team, providing a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst promoting animal welfare and supporting our Veterinary Surgeons. They will be responsible for providing supportive care of animals receiving treatment within the Veterinary Department and assisting the Veterinary Surgeons in the diagnosis, treatment and care of sick or injured animals.

The role will be based in our brand new, purpose-built facilities in Glasgow; working with an experienced and passionate team of veterinary professionals. This is an excellent and rewarding opportunity for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to work with welfare animals, making a real difference to animals’ lives.

We are looking for qualified RVN with a minimum 1 years full time experience. Candidates should have excellent customer care and communication skills, experience of leading and supporting a team as well as working with the general public.

Hours of work are 37.5 hours per week, working 10 days out of 14 to include weekend work and backshifts on a rota basis.

Please note that this position will be subject to a Disclosure Scotland PVG check.

CVs and covering letters will not be accepted.

Please note that applicants who do not meet the above criteria or provide the required information will not be considered.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 31 October 2019.

First interviews will be held between Monday 25 November 2019 and Friday 29 November 2019.

Applicants invited for interview will be informed by phone or email. If you have not received a response from us by Friday 22 November 2019, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Scottish Charity No SC 006467

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