Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Littlehampton, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-481

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-07-22 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an RCVS accredited practice in Rustington, West Sussex that is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team. 

They are in need of an assertive, motivated and forward-thinking team player with excellent communication and customer service skills and someone who has a caring approach and an ability to work to high standards. 

This is a great opportunity for someone who is wanting to gain a wide range of nursing experience, skills and wanting to develop or take on a more senior / head nursing role. A helpful, cheerful, ‘can do attitude’ is essential.

The Practice:

The practice has been a well-established part of Rustington for over 25 years, providing owners and their pets with a personable and compassionate lifelong healthcare and support. The practice maintains a trustworthy and high-quality standard of veterinary care, they are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to support the community’s pets at their time of needs. 

Their facilities include:

• Surgery and anaesthesia 

• Hospitalisation and intensive care

• Laboratories 

• Dental suite 

• Radiography

The Role: 

This is a full-time role working 37 ½ hours, on a 5-day a week rota although part-time and flexible working hours will be considered for the right candidate. There will be a minimal requirement for out of hours and the weekend rota is 1:3 Saturday mornings, with time given off in lieu. 

The role will cover call all general RVN duties and the candidate will need supervisory skills to help support a more senior position is desirable. 

The Candidate: 

The practice has a friendly and supportive team and is looking for the right nurse to join them. The ideal candidate will work well as part of the team and have excellent communication and customer service skills, with a caring approach and an ability to work to high standards. This is a great opportunity to gain a wide range of nursing experience develop skills and for someone wanting to take on a more senior/head nursing role.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse 

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full Time 

Weekends: 1:3 Saturday mornings 

Out of hours: Minimal on-call requirement

Salary: Generous salary DOE, CPD allowance, accommodation/relocation package may be available

Ref: JN -022018-481

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 to discuss this vacancy in more detail

Call: 01423 701 321




If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

Recruit4vets are specialist recruiters for the veterinary industry and act as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff and an employment business for the supply of locum staff.