OOH RVN - Falkirk

Falkirk (County)
Salary dependent on experience
14 Nov 2020
12 Dec 2020
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Part Time

VetFinders are recruiting for our client in the Central belt of Scotland for an experienced OOH's RVN, with immediate effect. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an emergency small animal OOH practice in Falkirk, Central Scotland.

About the practice:

The practice is based in a central location of Falkirk and provides evening and weekend cover for 13 local practices. The caseload is variable but can be fast paced.

The Role:

We are looking for 2 compassionate, enthusiastic and confident part time Registered Veterinary Nurses.

Role 1- Alternate Saturday night shift (one every second week) - 6.30pm-8.30am, this will be working with one VET, therefore confidence in being a sole RVN is important. Competency in blood sampling and placing IV`s a must. We require a high standard of skills in inpatient care. Confidence in handling triage in person and over the phone is expected. Some exotic experience is beneficial but not essential.

Role 2- Alternate Sunday day shift (one every second week) - 8am-7pm, this is working with 2 VETS, and an experienced SVN. Again, competencies need to be strong in all aspects of nursing care, including triage, IV and blood sampling skills and General Anesthetics. Experience in emergency care is very desirable for both positions.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred.

Must haves:

  • · Calm and confident skillset
  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • ·Possess the right to work in the UK
  • ·Excellent communication skills
  • ·Be a team player
  • ·Happy to work sole charge with 1/2 VETs


To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV in application.

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