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Vet Nurse Vacancy

RVN Full Time (Maternity Cover)  - UPDATE - 28/10/2020 Position filled

An exciting and unique opportunity for a pro-active, enthusiastic RVN to join our friendly and supportive team at our Employee Owned practice in the beautiful Shetland Islands.

We are an RCVS accredited practice. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver an exceptional standard of nursing and client care.  Currently a six Vet Mixed Practice, sharing the work load over three busy surgeries in Shetland. Due to our unique location we see a huge variety of cases including wildlife and Exotics as well as our routine Small Animal cases. 

  • RCVS registration paid
  • RCVS accredited practice
  • 3 busy practices
  • VN training practice
  • Staff discount scheme
  • Nurse led clinics
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Annual profit share bonus (Employee owned practice)
  • Workplace pension
  • Excellent facilities including Endoscope, Ultrasound and Digital Radiography
  • Orthopaedics
  • In house lab work using new Idexx technology and Vet Connect system
  • Dental units including dental radiography

The ideal candidate will be proactive and keen to help us continue to build the practice. Have excellent communication and organisational skills, be able to offer a high standard of patient care. Nurse consult's and clinics, day-to-day theatre and in-patient care are all important parts of the role. 

A full driving licence and your own car are essential.

This would be an ideal position for a qualified nurse who is keen to develop their skills as we offer such a wide range of in-house work from lab and theatre to nurse clinics.

We would ideally look for a fulltime recruit working 4 days per week and 1 Saturday every month. 

To apply please send your CV to karen@shetlandvets.co.uk

Or contact Pam Williamson or Karen Williamson on 01595 810 456

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