Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Hexham, Nothumberland

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • End date:

    2020-05-22 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Excellent package available

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10873

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

We are recruiting on behalf of an independent practice situated in Hexham, Southern Northumberland who is looking for a permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team as soon as possible. The practice is happy to consider candidates who wish to work full or part-time hours.

The Practice: 

This practice has been established for over 15 years and has three surgeries. They are fully equipped with modern facilities and equipment including:-

  • Operating Theatres
  • Prep Room
  • Radiology
  • Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Digital Dental Radiology
  • In-house Laboratory

They are RCVS accredited and Nurse Training Practice. The team consists of 4 vets, 4 nurses and support staff who pride themselves on treating all patients with the highest standard of care. 

The Role:

This role is full time. Monday - Friday shifts are either 8.00-16.30, 8.30-17.00, 9.00-17.30, 10.00-18.30. The weekend rota is 1:5, Saturday 9.00-13.00 plus on call with 1 night per week on call.

The Candidate:

The practice is looking to recruit a Registered Veterinary Nurse who is confident in performing routine nursing duties.

In return, our client will offer a competitive salary of £10.15 per hour. You would be paid a £50 retainer per month to be included on the out of hours rota, with £25 per call out, and £18.45 per hour when called. Benefits package including a CPD allowance, subject to experience.


Role: Permanent RVN

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full time 

Weekends: 1:5

OOH: 1:5

Location: Southern Northumberland

Salary: Excellent package available including CPD allowance, subject to experience

Ref: JN -052019-10873

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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