Permanent Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £21,000 - £23,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

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  • Job ref:

    JN -092018-6000

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-09-25 00:00:00

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of a large, well-established small animal practice in North West London who are looking for a permanent nurse to join their team on a full-time basis. The practice is looking for a nurse with at least 2 years experience who would be comfortable with mentoring responsibilities.

The Practice:

This is a friendly, independent practice located in North West London. Their clients are insured, high-end clients with a strong human animal bond. Their pets are a very important part of their family. These clients require thoroughness and attention to detail in every aspect of practice service and clinical approach. They are looking to recruit a veterinary nurse to work within a supportive team.

The practice use visiting specialists in ultrasonography, orthopaedics and complex soft tissue surgery, dentistry (root canal treatment etc.) and cardiology. 

The Role: 

This is a full-time permanent position, working 4 or 5 days per week on a rota basis. The shifts will either be 08:00 - 18:00 or 09:00 - 19:00 with no OOH and 1:3 weekends working both Saturday and Sunday 09:00 - 16:00 and time is given back in lieu for this.

The salary on offer is negotiable for the right candidate and CPD is offered on a case by case basis.

The Candidate:

You must be a caring, compassionate nurse and able to provide an excellent standard of service and must enjoy speaking to clients. The practice operates on 20-30 minute appointment times, they insist on a low volume of clients and procedures per day to ensure that high levels of care can be attained. The practice is looking to receive applications from candidates with a minimum of 2 years’ experience, who will be comfortable to mentor more junior nurses and ensure the smooth running of the practice. 

You will be joining a team of 2 vets, with 4 nurses, 3 receptionists, and 3 cattery assistants.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time - 4 or 5 days per week between 08:00 and 19:00.

Weekends: 1:3 Sat and Sun 09:00 - 16:00

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive Salary of between £21,000 - £23,000 per annum (DOE)

Ref: JN -092018-6000

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

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