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Registered Veterinary Nurse

Linlithgow, West Lothian
Salary dependant on experience £20-30k per annum
Closing date
20 Dec 2021

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Small Animal, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time
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Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location: Linlithgow, Scotland

Hours: Permanent, 40 hours a week, Full time (part time may be considered)

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience £20-30k per annum

Scotland RVNs…..are you looking for a new challenge with a supportive team?

VetFinders are proud to be working in partnership with this wonderful 3 practice independent, based in Edinburgh and West Lothian, Scotland. They are looking for an experienced RVN  with immediate effect, they will consider all applications in terms of experience.

About the practice:

Independent, family feel, close knit team is all very apparent with this practice. It is a locally owned and run, with strong commitment to giving the best possible care to clients and their pets.   The practice is also dedicated to staff wellbeing, with protected breaks, regular initiatives and strong core values within the practice.

This practice opened its doors 30 years ago, and has grown strong over the years, finding success and developing a fantastic reputation in the local community. Starting as a mixed practice, it soon created a loyal client base and is known for its 1st class reputation however for the last ten years, the practice has been 100% small animal.

The practice boosts great facilities and equipment, including; dedicated dog and cat wards, recovery kennels, digital x- ray (including dental), endoscope, ultrasound, theatre, laboratory, and a complete, advanced, soft tissue surgical and orthopaedic operating kit.

The Role:

We are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic, Registered Veterinary Nurse committed to providing high standards of patient care. A qualified RVN should promote good staff morale and positive culture, whilst leading by example, motivating the team towards the common goal of achieving excellence across clinical nursing standards.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred. Be able to perform all RVN duties, and lead others under supervision.

This role is being offered on a permanent basis at 40 hours per week, rota basis with No OOHs.

This role is ideal for an RVN looking for progression and development, the investment is there for someone looking to do continuous CPD, to help not only yourself but the practice develop. For anyone looking for this, financial rewards are in place.

Duties include:

  • Nurse Clinics
  • District Nursing
  • Anaesthesia
  • Radiography
  • SVN Mentoring / Clinical Coaching
  • Stock management
  • General maintenance & cleaning

Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

  • Competitive salary, within a structured pay scale & annual reviews
  • RCVS / BVNA fees paid
  • VDS paid
  • £No Limit CPD including paid for travel and accommodation for CPD
  • Certificate funding will be considered subject to training agreement.
  • Statutory Holiday Package
  • Pension
  • Bike to Work Scheme





Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be a team player


To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send you CV to VetFinders, in application.

Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance with your application for the vacancy, for the terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first, just let us know the job reference, Thanks and Good luck, VetFinders.


VetFinders is a recruitment business with a social mission at its heart. We are more than a recruitment business whose only aim is to make a profit, this isn’t us! We aim to make a profit of course we do but we work with a number of charities  giving back to the industry we love.  Giving is at the heart of our business, we work with the local college Askham Bryan sponsoring two nurse students through their studies, have worked  with Street Vet advertising their roles for free, donate to a local charity helping disabled and life limiting children with animal therapy and work with Blue Cross. When we place candidates in a new role we donate enough to pay for a Blue Cross nurse for the day. ‘A dream job for you, a Blue Cross Nurse paid for too.’

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