Registered Veterinary Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    York, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10732

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-05-11 00:00:00

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We are working with a well-established practice based in York, North Yorkshire, that is looking to recruit a Registered Veterinary Nurse full-time with a least an 18-month contract with the possibility of a permanent contract.

The Practice:

The practice has been providing veterinary care to the pets of York for more than 100 years, with 6 other branches in the North Yorkshire area. Originally poultry and equine were both treated at this practice, but since 1998 the practice has been a dedicated small animal practice. In 2015, the practice gained hospital status, the highest level of accreditation, from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). The practice has steadily grown and now has 16 vets, 18 veterinary nurses and 19 reception and admin staff, operating across its six branches. The surgery has state of art facilities and equipment including CT scanner, digital radiography (x-ray), dental radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, and laparoscopic keyhole surgery.

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week, with shifts of 07.30 -16.00, 08.00 - 16.30, 08.30 -17.00, 10.30 - 19.00 and 11.30 - 20.00. A small amount of branch work is required. The weekend rota is 1 in 4 with no out of hours. In return, our client is offering a competitive package, subject to experience, including:

  • competitive salary
  • 20 days holiday
  • pension

The Candidate:

You should be a very ambitious enthusiastic Nurse with good practical experience and great communication skills, be Confident and have good first opinion knowledge, be forthcoming and a good team player.


Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full time 40 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 4

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

Ref: JN -052019-10732

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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