Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092019-12483

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-09-11 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an independent, family-owned practice based near Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk, who is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

Aiming to provide the highest standards of veterinary care in a professional and friendly environment, the current team consists of 7 Vets, 7 Nurses, 2 Nurse Assistants, 3 Receptionists, and a Practice Manager. Practice facilities include:

  • ECG
  • Pulse oximetric measuring
  • Ultrasonic dental descaler
  • Modern anaesthetic equipment
  • Soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery
  • Digital Radiography
  • Ultrasound
  • In-house laboratory

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week over 5 days. Shifts are between 08.00-17.30, 08.30-18.00, 09.00-18.30 and one shift of 08.00-14.00. There are no out of hours responsibilities with this role and weekends are one Saturday every few months. Duties will include laboratory work, nurse consultations, theatre prep, nurse clinics and assisting the Vets.

The Candidate:

You should be a competent nurse with good team skills, the ability to communicate effectively with clients, and a can-do attitude.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: 40 hours per week over 5 days

Weekends: Occasional Saturdays. Realistically, one every few months and an absolute maximum of 1 in 4

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: TBC

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits, dependent on experience

Ref: JN -092019-12483

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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