About the Job

Veterinary Nurse – Out of hours, Team Leader

Salary: Up to £38,113 DOE plus 10% shift allowance

Join our Team as a dynamic Team Leader!

We are looking for an experienced veterinary nurse to join our state-of-the-art 24/7 hospital, Vets Now, Glasgow. Currently, our hospital offers ECC, Orthopaedic, Soft tissue, Internal medicine, and referral services.

You will be an experienced vet nurse, who will assist our head nurse in the smooth running of our Out of Hours team. As a team leader, you will be responsible for leading a team of nurses and animal care assistants. This role requires great organisational skills, an eye for detail, and the ability to lead, motivate and develop a team.

You will be required to provide a high standard of inpatient care for a wide variety of cases. This is an exciting opportunity to work with Specialist and AP vets in a multi discipline environment.

Working pattern

5 nights on, 5 nights off from 18:00 to 05:00 (Monday to Thursday) 18:00 to 06:00 (Saturday and Sunday)

Your health and wellbeing

  • Private medical insurance
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity policy including 6 months full pay
  • Family-friendly policies including paternity and adoption pay schemes

Your work life balance

  • 7 weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid volunteering days

Your development

  • £1125 CPD allowance plus 20 paid hours pro rata
  • ECC certificate support – financial and paid study leave

Your professional memberships

  • RCVS fees
  • VDS cover

Your additional benefits

  • Vets Now For You – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • UK Standard Pension contributions – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Up to 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail or to apply, please contact Julia at [email protected] or call 07535651164