Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £20,000-£24,000 per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092019-12399

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-09-05 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a practice based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, who is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

This practice is extremely well equipped with state of the art equipment providing advanced orthopaedic and keyhole surgery. The team also see a wide variety of cases and have a growing number of insured clients allowing cases to be thoroughly investigated and worked up to a high standard. You will be joining a team of 4 Vets, 6 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 6 Receptionists, and 1 Practice Manager who work closely together to provide a supportive environment for patients, clients and colleagues alike.

The Role:

This is a full-time role averaging 40 hours per week with a weekend rota of 1 in 3 and no out of hours. Typical duties will include:

  • Preparing animals for surgery and supporting in surgery
  • Administration of drugs, anaesthetic, and injections
  • Nurse clinics
  • X-rays
  • Inpatient care
  • Cleaning

In return, our client is offering:

  • Supportive and friendly working environment
  • Excellent career opportunities and development
  • Competitive salary (£20-24,000 depending on experience)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Dedicated CPD allowance
  • No OOH
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVNA, VDS)
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be caring, pay attention to detail and have great communication skills. A strong level of general nursing is required and you should be passionate and dedicated to providing an outstanding service for clients and their pets.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1 in 3

Out of hours: None

Salary: £20,000-£24,000 depending on experience plus benefits

Ref: JN -092019-12399

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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