Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Newton Abbot

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Dependant on experience

  • Contact:

    Keith Balfour

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-1022

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Keith Balfour

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a veterinary practice situated in South Devon who are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to expand their team.

The Practice:

The practice has been open since 2009 in their purpose-built practice to the highest hospital standards. This practice aims to be a friendly, highly experienced unit, with fully qualified veterinary staff. Also their vets are recognised as Royal College of Veterinary Specialists in several subjects including Ophthalmology and Cardiology working at the practice. They care for a wide range of small and companion animals and offer a second opinion specialist referral service in several fields, including for some large animals. They also host a secondary referral practice, which is wholly integrated with the Centre and employs the same nursing staff. The practice is currently supporting two nurses working towards their advanced nursing diplomas.

The Role:

The nursing workload is predominantly referral Ophthalmology based but also involves a mixture of first opinion small animal practice and other referral services for Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, Surgery, Dentistry, CT imaging and Cardiology. They have a fully equipped purpose-built facility with new CT, ultrasound and Endoscopy suite. 

They promote nursing clinics and encourage CPD (including allowance). They try to nurture any interests that our nurses have and encompass it where we can in practice.

This position offers a good opportunity for learning and growth with full support from experienced Qualified RVN's and referral specialists.

The Candidate:

We are looking for an equally fabulous hard-working nurse with an interest in or keen to learn about advanced anaesthesia techniques and join us in us strive for high standards and compassionate care. We believe strongly in bringing out the best in our nurses and encourage self-belief and confidence to provide an excellent standard of care for our patients.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full Time – Rota

Salary: Dependant on experience

Ref: JN -022018-1022

We are an equal opportunity agency and look forward to assisting you with your future career aspirations. We have an experienced team of consultants that are ready to give you support and advice on applying for veterinary opportunities.

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and 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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