Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022019-8961

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-05-01 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-05-13 00:00:00

We are working with a state-of-the-art purpose-built clinic in Portsmouth that has an exciting opportunity for a Qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse. This is a full-time permanent role that would suit an RVN with at least 1 years post graduate experience.

The Practice:

Our client is a low-cost, high-quality veterinary healthcare provider, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a no appointment, walk-in clinic system. They offer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. They have superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with two operating theatres, six consulting rooms, digital x-ray, and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent role where you will be working 40 hours per week, working shifts between the clinic opening hours (please note that as the customer base grows the opening hours will change). You will also be part of the weekend rota too, working 1 in 4 weekends, you will receive time off in lieu during the week for weekends worked. Please note that as the customer base grows the opening hours will change.

  • In return, our client offers an excellent package that includes:
  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • RCVS registration fees
  • CPD support up to £300 pa & up to 3 days training
  • Further diplomas fully funded
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Free lunch on Friday
  • Well structured rota
  • With great facilities and a supportive team, they will support you to be the best nurse you can be.

The Candidate:

You will be an enthusiastic veterinary nurse who is passionate about the provision of high-quality service to patients and clients. In this role, you will be a key participant in the running of our clients dynamic and forward thinking clinic in Portsmouth supporting the rest of the nursing team.

Our client is looking for someone who is keen to continually improve their professional knowledge and experience and are an excellent communicator. Who also understands that educating pet owners about their pets’ welfare is just as important as providing high-quality treatment.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours a week 

Weekends: 1:4

Out of hours: None

Salary: Excellent Salary Package and Benefits

Ref:  JN -022019-8961

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

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