Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8673

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Linnaeus Group

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are working with a well-established group of practices that are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a permanent full-time basis. This role is based in Stratford-upon-Avon area of Warwickshire and would suit an RVN with at least 1-2 years post graduate experience.

The Practice:

Our client has been caring for the companion animals across the Warwickshire area for over 30 years. Each of their surgeries is under the care of a Senior Veterinary Surgeon that is assisted by a team of experienced qualified vets and nurses. They are dedicated to the care and health of their clients' pets in a location convenient for them, as they understand the special relationship between owner and pet. They offer a full range of professional healthcare services in a professional and friendly environment. All of the surgeries are RCVS accredited and have all the usual toys including in-house bloods, laparoscopic surgery, CT machine and access to a hospital status practice.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent role for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse. You will be working 35/40 hours per week (35hrs is 4x8.75hrs days and 40hrs is 4x8.75hrs and 1x5hrs) the weekend rota is as follows:-

1:13 weekends (working at the hospital practice 12:45-19:00 Saturday and 07:45-19:00 Sunday)

1:8 week of nights (7 nights working at the hospital 18:45-08:00 finishing on Saturday morning, you will also have the Monday off before returning to normal day duty on Tuesday)

1:4-8 Saturday mornings at branch surgeries (time vary between the sites)

Nurses are not expected to be on both the 1:13 weekend rota and the 1: 8-night rota at the same time unless they wish to be. Weekend shifts are paid at overtime rates of time and a half.

The Candidate:

You will be a dynamic Registered Veterinary Nurse that is dedicated to providing high standards of patient and client care. You will have at least 1-2 years post graduate experience and excel in a fast paced environment whilst remaining friendly and professional.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: Yes, on a rota basis

Out of hours: Yes, on a rota basis

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive Salary - Reflective of experience

Ref: JN -012019-8673

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

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