Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Generous Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -042019-10441

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-04-25 00:00:00

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We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse at an independent practice in Hertfordshire on a full-time basis.

The Practice:

This a friendly practice in a small market in Hertfordshire, that has received 98% of their clients through word of mouth. They offer a full range of treatments from health checks to emergency operations and they are always committed to providing exceptional veterinary services. The friendly team includes 11 Vet and 12 nurses, 4 trainee nurses and veterinary care assistant. They have a wide range of facilities available including ultrasound room, x-ray, laboratory, dental room and hydrotherapy.

The practice aim is to achieve the highest possible standards in patient and client care and continually invest in the latest equipment.

The Role:

This is a full-time position, working 44 hours per week. Including being on call, which includes the designated sleep period between 23.00 - 07.00 when on call. It's a rolling 8-week rota, working 1 in 8-day shifts Saturday\Sunday 08.30 - 19.00. 1 in 8 weeks night shifts working Saturday 19.00 - 09.00 plus Sunday 19.00 - 09.00. Also, every 5 in 8 weeks weekday nights working shifts of 16.00 - 09.00. In this role, you will be covering duties that include assisting ops and consults, nurse clinics and caring for overnight patients.

Occasionally some sole charge is required so you must be comfortable with this.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • competitive salary
  • 20 days holidays
  • bank holidays
  • £750 CPD allowance
  • pension
  • RCVS fees paid
  • BVNA fees paid

The Candidate:

By joining the practice you will be part of a growing team. who are supportive, respectful. Dedicated to providing a standard of client and animal care. Our client is seeking an enthusiastic and very ambitious veterinary nurse who is a good team player and has a high standard of patient care, as well as great customer service skills.


Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1 in 8

Out of hours: Yes

Sole charge: Occasionally

Salary: Generous salary, depending on experience

Ref: JN -042019-10441

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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