Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Sherborne, Dorset

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • End date:

    2020-12-18 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Not to go out on the website

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13284

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a well-established small group of mixed animal veterinary practices in the Dorset/Somerset area that is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time permanent basis. This fantastic opportunity will be based in their Sherbourne practice and would suit an RVN that is keen to develop their career.

The Practice:

Our client is a four-site first opinion mixed animal practice that provides veterinary services for companion animals, farm and equine in the Somerset and Dorset areas. They are a long-established and well-respected group of practices which have developed into a modern surgery that offers the highest standards of care to all species. Being a large mixed veterinary group, they have vets who have developed their own areas of clinical expertise to provide clients with an excellent service. This is enhanced by the team ethos where both clinical and administrative staff are focused on giving clients and patients the attention and value they deserve. As a practice, they are committed to continuing education and so all staff have a practice funded study entitlement each year to enable them to keep up to date with contemporary veterinary advancements. This ensures the practice can provide the best service possible, with the animals’ welfare at the forefront.

The Role and Candidate:

This fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our client on a full-time permanent basis. You will be working 40 hours per week, with shifts of either 08:00-17:00, 09:00-18:00 or 10:00-19:00 and will also include 1:3 Saturday mornings on a rota basis. There is an out of hours cover rota of 1 weeknight on call and 1:8 weekends on call, there is an answerphone service which calls the on-call vet who will then liaise with the on-call nurse if assistance is required. Accommodation is available if needed for on-call shift.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • CPD Allowance
  • RCVS paid
  • 28 days annual leave (including Bank Holidays)


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: On a rota basis

OOH: On a rota basis

Salary: Excellent Package

Ref: JN -112019-13284

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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