Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £20,000-£28,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10865

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Practice

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a well-established, friendly small animal veterinary practice situated in Oxford, Oxfordshire. The practice is looking for a permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time basis.

The Practice:

The practice provides veterinary care for 100% small animal. The practice has a wide range of modern diagnostic facilities including X-ray, ECG, Ultrasound in-house laboratory equipment. They have a separate kennel and cattery units as well as their own dedicated operating theatre. Their team is proud to be compassionate and well-trained to meet all their clients' needs, adapting to the requirements and willing to discuss options whether it's for treatment, timing or referral.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position working 40 hours a week over 4 days the shifts are 8.00-18.00, 8.15-16.15, 8.30-18.30 or 10.45-20.45 (once every 2 weeks). 1-night on-call each week and a weekend rota of 1 in 4 (Saturday 08:30-14:30 with on call).

Your typical daily duties will include theatre, kennels and branch work (7 miles between practices). No sole charge required in this position.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse that has a minimum of 1 years post graduate experience. You will have good general nursing skills and an interest in clinical coaching or nurse clinics would be an advantage but not essential. You will be joining a friendly team of 4 vets and 5 RVNs and our client is looking for an RVN that is a good team player with a good sense of humour.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary between £20,000 - £28,000 p/a (DOE) and benefits that include -

  • 6 weeks holidays (including
  • Pension
  • CPD
  • Certificates are supported


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:4 Saturday 08.30 - 14.30

OOH: 1 night on call per week

Salary: Generous salary between £20,000 - £28,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -052019-10865

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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