Senior Surgical Nurse - Glasgow, Central Scotland

Vets Now Ltd
Glasgow, Glasgow City
Salary up to £28,000 dependig on experience
11 Nov 2020
09 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Contact Details

If you are looking for the next step in your career we have a rare opportunity to join our senior nursing team. We are looking for an experienced vet nurse to support our head nurse in the leadership of our surgery team

The Practice
Vets Now Glasgow is a modern state of the art veterinary hospital which offers designated clinical treatment areas and delivers advanced imaging and surgery techniques on a daily basis. In addition to a busy out of hours service, we offer referral services in surgery, medicine and emergency and critical care.

The Role
We are looking for an experienced vet nurse to assist our head nurse in the smooth running of our surgery team. As a senior surgical nurse, you will be responsible for the day to day running of the service, driving effective and efficient workflows. You will be responsible for the training and development of all nurses and animal care assistants within the surgical team.

It takes a certain calibre of veterinary nurse to thrive in a surgical environment and we expect our Hospital teams to lead from the front in terms of experience and skill.

People are at the heart of what we do, that’s why we take a pioneering approach to people development. We have cemented our commitment to continuous development by heavily investing in CPD, ECC certification and coaching to give our staff the springboard they need to take their career to the next level.

Successful Candidate
Patient care is at the centre of everything we do and, as such, our nurses routinely carry out advanced nursing techniques in accordance with the Clinician’s direction. Experience of advanced nursing techniques is essential for success in this role and the senior surgical nurse will be integral in building positive working relationships with the senior veterinary team.

The Package
Recognising hard work is really important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first-class benefits and rewards package that includes:

•    Salary up to £28,000 DOE
•    6.6 weeks pro rata annual leave
•    Your birthday as a paid day off
•    Private medical insurance
•    Comprehensive CPD allowance
•    Pension contributions
•    Professional membership fees
•    50% discounted staff pet care
•    Death in service of two times annual salary
•    Membership of employee wellbeing programme

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