Permanent Prep Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-15 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2019-12-31 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8492

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are working on behalf of our client who is looking for a Prep Registered Veterinary Nurse to join its specialist small animal Veterinary Practice, based near Godalming in Surrey. This is a full-time permanent role working in a surgery related role.

The Practice:

The practice is located against a beautiful backdrop in rural Surrey and has Veterinary Surgeons who specialise in the treatment of orthopaedic and neurological conditions in small companion animals.

The practice is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and has facilities including:-

  • Custom built patient wards with glass doors to allow a wide field of view for the animals.
  • Digital imaging system including MRI, CT, and Arthroscopy
  • In-house Physiotherapists
  • A rehabilitation centre within the building

The Role:

This prep registered veterinary nurse role includes preparing patients for surgery, monitoring anaesthesia and post-operation care, and treatments to patients with a wide range of conditions, and the provision of advanced nursing care.

This role is full-time and prep nurses work a shift pattern of 1:5 with shifts as follows:

  • 07.00-15.00
  • 08.00-16.00
  • 12.00-20.00
  • 13.30-21.30
  • 14.30-22.30

In return, our client offers a competitive salary and benefits package which includes:-

  • Competitive salary (DOE)
  • Paid holidays
  • Both funded and regular in-house CPD
  • Free VET Festival ticket
  • Payment of your RCVS registration
  • A workplace pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Free onsite parking
  • Staff room with complimentary hot and cold drinks and staff facilities
  • An onsite gym
  • An Employee Assistance Programme
  • Full induction, mentoring and support

The Candidate:

You will be a registered and experienced prep nurse who is driven to provide a high level of nursing care to patients and able to use your own initiative. Your ability to be forward thinking, show empathy and demonstrate exemplary teamwork is essential.


Role: Prep Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time with shifts of






Weekends: Yes, within 1:5 shift pattern

Salary: Competitive subject to experience

Ref: JN -012019-8492

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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