Permanent Night Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-04-26 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £25,000 - £30,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Karl Harker

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2356

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Karl Harker

We are currently recruiting for a progressive and forward thinking referral practice, near Basildon, who are looking to employ a night nurse on a permanent, full time basis. Excellent remuneration package in place and a fantastic opportunity to see some interesting cases!

The Practice:

This is a specialist referral facility based near Basildon, who accept referrals in Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Neurology, Feline medicine and Cariology as well as offering advanced cancer treatment for dogs and cats. They have a team of European boarded specialists to ensure that the best level of care is provided to all patients and clients.

The Role:

This is a full time night nursing position, working either 7 on 7 off or 4 on 4 off. You will be responsible for taking care of the critical patients along with another nurse, 2 VCA’s and 2 vet interns. The hours would be from 21:30 – 07:00 with a 1 hour break. The salary on offer will be circa £25,000 for those with less experience, but can go up to around £30,000. If you have your ECC certificate, you can expect a £2,000 increase to your salary and if you have your Advanced Nursing Diploma you will receive another £4,000 increase to your salary. These are both fully funded by the practice too, should you want to progress.

The Candidate:

The practice are happy to consider all levels of experience and take each application individually. To succeed within this role you will need a passion for ECC and be able to offer gold standards of care to all the animals in your charge.


Role: Night Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full time

Weekends: Yes

Out of hours: Yes        

Sole charge: No

Salary and benefits: Between £25,000 and £30,000 with supplements for certificates offered too.

Ref: JN -042018-2356

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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