Veterinary Nurse

Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland
Dunedin Veterinary Centres
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Dunedin Veterinary Centres

We have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join our team. East Lothian is a great place to be, close to Edinburgh, as well as the coast and hills.

We are a busy small animal practice providing the ideal opportunity to use your veterinary nursing skills to the full. We are a great, friendly, social team of vets, nurses, and support staff. Our team consists of 6 vets, 4 Registered Vet Nurses and 3 Student Vet Nurses.

Our practice has a full range of surgical and medical facilities, and we are also a Veterinary Nursing training practice, so there will be opportunities for student coaching.

We are looking for a team player. You will be a good communicator, having empathy with clients and their pets, and a passion to extend your range of experience, alongside our likeminded team.

This is a permanent full-time position of 37.25 hours per week including 4 hours on a Saturday morning every 4th week. No out of hours. Potential for overtime.

Salary offered will be £22,000 to £27,000 – commensurate with experience; holiday entitlement – 22 days, plus all bank holidays.

CPD encouraged and funded.  Professional membership fees paid.

Other benefits include:

  • Healthshield
  • Opportunity to Buy and Sell Holidays
  • Cycle to Work
  • Annual Pay Reviews
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Focus on Wellbeing
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, Adoption, Shared Parental Leave and Surrogacy Pay
  • Discounted Veterinary Fees
  • My Perks – offers, discounts and cashback on shopping, travel, entertainment and much more.

If you are interested in applying for the role, please email your CV and covering letter to for the attention of Fiona McLaren.

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