Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Camilla Beese

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1462

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


We are currently working with an independent practice in North Yorkshire who is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a permanent full-time basis.

The Practice:

The practice is well established and has just undergone major renovations to ensure that they are equipped to provide the highest quality of care and customer service to their patients and clients. The practice is a Veterinary Nurse Training Practice and is accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons to Tier 2 level.

The current veterinary team consists of 8 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 Student Veterinary Nurses, 1 Veterinary Care Assistant, working to support 6 Veterinary Surgeons.

The Role:

This is a full-time, permanent nursing position. Hours are 37.5 hours per week, with shifts between 8:30 am and 7 pm, working 2 long days and 3 half days a week to ensure a good work-life balance. There is one night per week on call, which tends to be quiet, but nurses will be paid time-and-a-half or double-time depending on the hours worked. The weekend rota works out at 1:6, which comprises of a Saturday spent in practice between 8:30 am and 4 pm, and remaining on call for emergencies only for the remainder of the weekend. Daily duties are organised on a rota basis covering nurse consults, assisting with operations, inpatient care, dispensary work etc.

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary and benefits package including £250 CPD allowance and 2 paid days leave.

The Candidate:

The practice is willing to consider applicants of all experience levels. The ideal candidate will be friendly and proactive and will fit in well with the existing team. 


Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full time
Weekends: 1:6
On call: 1 night per week
Salary: Dependent on experience
Ref: JN -032018-1462

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

What happens next: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.

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