Registered Veterinary Nurse, Lead Nurse PositionLocation: 2 Pottery Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife Practice: St. Clair Veterinary Group Kirkcaldy Salary: Up to £26,000 Practice Details
Registered Veterinary Nurse, Lead Nurse Position, Full-Time
St Clair, Kirkcaldy, Fife
Salary up to £26,000
We are a British Small Animal Veterinary Association approved practice and an Approved Training Centre, certified by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.
St Clair Vets is a progressive, well-equipped practice in Kirkcaldy that’s been at the very heart of our local community for many years. We take pride in providing a caring, compassionate, and friendly service to all our clients and their precious pets. With parking available and easy access to public transport this is a fantastic opportunity to work in a busy practice.
We are also close to Edinburgh, with great transport links to the city.
Your role and responsibilities
We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team as a Lead Nurse, working 40 hours over a 4 day week or 5 days if you prefer. It will include one in four Saturdays. Shifts will cover all aspects of nursing including inpatient care, anaesthesia, theatre nurse, nurse clinics, radiography, lab work. As a lead nurse, part of your role will include managing your area of responsibility. We offer a varied caseload and areas of interest are encouraged and supported. CPD is provided in-house and externally.
This is a brilliant opportunity to join our friendly, motivated, and enthusiastic nursing team. You will have a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills and work well in a large team. You will be required to manage a small team and work closely with the other lead nurses and the clinical nurse manager to provide a high level of patient care. We are a training practice so being a clinical coach would be beneficial. If you are not, we would be looking to put you through your training.
• 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
• Paid day off on your birthday
• CPD allowance
• Pension Scheme
• Staff Discount Scheme
• Employee Assistance Scheme
Part of an amazing global family
The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 veterinary health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.
Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.
Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.
We’d love to hear from you so please contact [email protected] for more information or an informal chat. To apply, please complete the application form below.