Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Maidstone, Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive from £20,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092019-12358

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2019-12-31 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We ar working with an established small animal practice in Maidstone, Kent that is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their friendly team on a full-time permanent basis. You will be the sole RVN in the practice, working alongside an experienced Veterinary Surgeon.

The Practice:

This practice was initially a mixed practice and established over 100 years ago in the '20s before changing its name to the current clients in the 80's, today they are a small animal practice only. Their equipment includes digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy, 15 mins consultations, health check-ups and vaccinations, diagnostic imaging, surgical services, dental services, laboratory services, rehabilitation and fitness, dermatology, nurse consults, pet passports, 24-hour hospitalisation and emergency care and euthanasia services.

Their stated values are to consistently deliver the highest levels of clinical care with their strong ethos in preventative health care. The Pet Health Club actively encourages strong membership with excellent value including consultations.

This practice is part of a small group of six that are based in the Maidstone area of Kent.

The Role and Candidate:

This role is based in one of the groups' branch practices in Maidstone. You would be the sole RVN working alongside a very experienced Veterinary Surgeon.

The role is full-time, working Monday-Friday on a rota basis with hours between 08:30-18:00 and a weekend rota of 1:2 Saturdays 08:00-12:00. You will receive an afternoon off the following week after working the Saturday.

The role will involve lots of Nursing consults but it isn't a problem if you have no experience with this as full training will be provided. 

To qualify for this role you must be a qualified Veterinary Nurse that is fully registered with the RCVS.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary starting from £20,000 p/a (DOE) upwards + 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays, which increases by 1 day every year up until a maximum of 6 extra days) + £1500 CPD 

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal Practice

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:2 Saturdays

Salary: Starting from £20,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -092019-12358

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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