Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Romford, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Depending on Experience

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062019-11157

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-06-10 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a busy RCVS accredited hospital practice based in Essex. The practice currently requires a permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse, Head of kennels nurse to join them on a full-time basis.

The Practice:

This well-established independent veterinary practice can be found in an easily accessible location in Essex. The practice is also certified by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons as a Tier 3 Hospital. They have a wide range of facilities which allow them to provide a high level of medical and surgical care for both small animals and exotics. They have a separate OOH service based at the hospital with the dedicated night staff.  They are also, a certified nurse training centre and they have over 50 staff members who are all trained to a high level of competence. 

This practice has an excellent reputation and aims to offer the same 5 stars, excellent standard of client service and patient care to their out of hour clients and patients, as they offer during the day.

The Role:

This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week. There are no out of hours involved in this position and the weekend rota is 1:3 Saturday or Sunday. Weekend shifts comprise of 8-hour shifts between the hours of 7 am - 11 pm with an hour for lunch. In return, our clients are offering a generous salary depending on experience. CPD is funded and encouraged.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and have the ability to make decisions, problem solve and prioritise and a supportive attitude is fundamental. The role would suit an experienced hard working qualified nurse to join a large and friendly team as Head of Kennels Nurse. Also, someone who has an interest in medical nursing and is passionate about providing exceptional inpatient care. As a key member of the nursing management team, you will be expected to work autonomously and under pressure.

The Summary:

Type: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Head of Kennels Nurse

Hours: Full Time - No OOH's - 1:3 weekends

Salary: Depending on Experience

Ref: JN -062019-11157

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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