Night nurse required at Links Veterinary Group, Haddington.
Due to expanding to a 24/7 practice Links Vets are looking for a Night RVN to join our out-of-hours team, offering the opportunity to work on ECC cases within our 1st opinion practice. Working alongside the night vet you will be responsible for our brand new out of hours provision based at our main Site in Haddington, East Lothian.
Responsible for monitoring/caring for inpatients, triaging emergencies, monitoring surgical procedures, assisting the on-call vet, administering meds and IV fluids, preparing and maintaining theatres, keeping excellent patient records and clear communications with owners, maintain a high level of cleanliness while providing unwavering care to our patients.
7x12 hour shifts, 1 week on and 1 week off
Shifts are 7/8pm start – 7/8am finish
Up to £31,000 negotiable depending on experience.
The Main hospital in Haddington is well equipped with digital radiography, in-house laboratory, ultrasonography, endoscopy, visiting specialists and ECG to name a few. We have dedicated nurse consult rooms and encourage clinics.
We have 5 branches situated over the beautiful East Lothian countryside; we are only a 20 mins from the Edinburgh city centre. We have a dedicated friendly team of 14 receptionists,10 nurses and 15 vets. We are looking for a friendly, motivated nurse to join our team. A warm welcome awaits the successful candidate.
Must be a qualified RVN and on the RCVS register, confident in sole charge and experience within OOH an advantage, we believe 24-hour care is important for patient care and job satisfaction. We also want to ensure our team have the best work/life balance and so have restructured our OOH to offer generous time back, in a flexible format. There is also an onsite flat and sleeping facilities available.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
· Increasing holiday based on length of service
· CPD paid days and allowance
· L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
· Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
· Birthday leave
· RCVS Membership paid
· VDS cover
· Discounted veterinary fees
· Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
· Cycle to Work scheme
· Service-related company sick pay
· Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing
· Relocation packages
· Career progression opportunities
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please use BH5767 as a reference when applying for this role.
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