Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-03-04 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2019-12-31 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122018-8217

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

We are currently working with a friendly independent veterinary centre in Abington, Northampton that is looking to recruit a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse to start as soon as possible. This practice offers a wide range of services including a 24-hour emergency service to ensure patients are getting the best care.

The Practice:

This independent practice has 3 branches in the area of Northampton. Their highly qualified and experienced team use the most up to date diagnostic tools and tests available to veterinary medicine today and strive to offer the very best treatment options for each case. Round the clock in-patient care is provided by their dedicated veterinary and nursing team.  

The Role: 

This is a full-time permanent position working across out clients two sites in Abington & Moulton on a four-week rota, two weeks at each site. The working pattern includes 4 nights (Monday-Thursday) and a long weekend off during each 4-week period, with the rest of the shifts mixed with early and late weekday shifts. There are no weekends required and shift premiums paid for the nights worked and in call duties (7 day period every 8 weeks).

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and a benefits package that includes:

Monthly in-house CPD

Annual CPD allowance of up to £500

Pension scheme

Staff discount (after probation)

Opportunities for progression with our clients' team of 35+ nurses.

The Candidate:

For this role, you will need to have a full driving licence as you may be required to drive the practice ambulance to collect animals. You will need to be fit enough to cope with the physical demands of this role as there will be lifting/retraining of animals and cleaning required.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small animal

Location: Northampton

Hours: Full time

Weekends: None

OOH: Yes, as per rota

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package

Ref: JN -122018-8217

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:

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