Easter Ross Vets, Tain
Posted on 08/01/2024
Registered Veterinary Nurse
Easter Ross Vets, Invergordon
Up to £29,000 depending on experience plus benefits
Join our dedicated team at Easter Ross Vets, where your role as a Registered Veterinary Nurse is at the heart of what we do. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of patient care and clinical service. You’ll play a vital part in a dynamic environment that offers a diverse range of responsibilities, from inpatient care and theatre work to pharmacy management and nurse consultations.
What We Offer
Competitive Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum, commensurate with your experience.
Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a 40-hour workweek from Monday to Friday, with rota’d Saturday cover. We’re moving towards limited/no out-of-hours on-call duties, offering a better work-life balance.
Flexibility: We understand the importance of work-life balance, and we offer some flexibility in scheduling to accommodate your needs.
Beautiful Location: Located just north of Inverness, our practice is surrounded by the captivating Highland scenery. Immerse yourself in a rich Pictish history and explore a variety of outdoor activities, from hillwalking to water sports.
Why Join Us
Community Integration: With branches in Invergordon, Tain, and Alness, we are deeply integrated into the local community. You’ll have the opportunity to embrace the charm of historical towns and breathtaking landscapes, all within easy access to Inverness Airport and city amenities.
Diverse Caseload: From ultrasounds and X-rays to unique cases involving reptiles, amphibians, and snakes, Easter Ross Vets offers a diverse caseload that fuels your passion and curiosity.
Supportive Team: Join a team that celebrates individual interests and fosters an environment of constant learning. You’ll collaborate with 3 Vets, 5 Nurses, 2 SVN’s, 1 ACA, and dedicated support staff.
Impactful Work: Our long-standing clients and collaborative partnerships with local charities enrich your professional experience, making a lasting impact on the community.
What We’re Looking for in You
To thrive in this role, you must be a fully qualified and registered RVN, driven by a commitment to exceptional patient care and clinical service.
Because our employees matter
We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
6.6 weeks annual leave
Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
Your birthday as a paid day off
Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
Private Medical Insurance
Cycle to Work scheme
Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
Non-accidental injury support
£550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
Infection Prevention and Control Programme
Quality Improvement Programme
Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
Pension 5% Employee/3% Employer
Discounted staff pet care
If you’re ready to be an essential part of our team and contribute to the well-being of animals in the picturesque Scottish Highlands, we’d love to hear from you. Apply today to embark on a fulfilling journey with Easter Ross Vets.
To apply, please email your CV to Amelia at or call for more information.
Any questions before applying?
Speak to Amelia Bateman from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.