Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Borough of Tunbridge Wells, Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022019-8716

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-03-18 00:00:00

  • Client:


  • Contact:


We are currently working with a client based in the borough of Tunbridge Wells in Kent who is looking to recruit a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse on a permanent basis. This is a fantastic opportunity to take the next step in your career and join a supportive and growing practice.

The Practice:

This friendly surgery is one of a group of branch practices across the area with a hospital practice offering emergency care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year provided by Vets Now. Practice facilities and services include: 

  • General surgical and orthopaedic procedures
  • Dentistry
  • Radiography including B.V.A Hip and Elbow Canine Health Schemes
  • Ultrasonography including pregnancy diagnosis
  • Echocardiography, ECG and cardiology consultations
  • Endoscopy
  • In house laboratory facilities for blood testing, urine analysis and cytology
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • Laser Therapy and Acupuncture
  • Ophthalmology
  • Feline medicine referral and endoscopy consultancy

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 40 hours a week with shifts of 08:30 -18:30 Monday to Friday. There is one late shift on a Thursday until 19.30 which will be on a rota basis of 1 in 3. There is also a weekend rota of 1 in 3 Saturday mornings from 08.30 - 13.00. There is no out of hours requirements.

This role includes a wide range of duties including consults and operations. There will be some branch work to cover holidays and sickness. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package with a focus on CPD.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse who is friendly, enthusiastic, a strong team player and who has a can-do attitude.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: A rota of 1 in 3 Saturday mornings

Out of Hours: No

Branch Work: Some, to cover holidays and sickness

Salary: Competitive salary of between £10 - £11.50 per hour subject to experience plus benefits package

Ref: JN -022019-8716

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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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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