Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Dorchester, Dorset

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Diane Gove

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122019-13581

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-01-09 00:00:00

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We are working with a large, friendly 24-hour emergency care centre in Dorchester, Dorset, who is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a permanent basis. This is a full-time position that would suit a motivated and passionate RVN.

The Practice:

Recently undergoing a complete transformation, this practice offers unrivalled treatment facilities which include a hydrotherapy room, physiotherapy room, grooming room and extra consulting rooms. Surgical and diagnostic facilities are extensive and include:

  • Advanced anaesthetic monitoring systems
  • Separate dog and cat wards
  • Digital X-ray
  • Advanced ultrasound
  • Flexible and rigid endoscopes
  • In-house laboratory

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week with weekends on a rota of 1 in 4 with minimal 2nd on-call for the back-up Night Nurse. This is a great opportunity to join an experienced team of 6 Vets including certificate holders in Dermatology and Diagnostic Imaging. Daily duties will include a variety of nursing and surgical duties as well as assisting with clinical coaching and supporting Student Veterinary Nurses. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a motivated RVN who shares their passion for delivering outstanding service and care for clients and patients. Your average day will include a variety of nursing and surgical duties as well as assisting with clinical coaching and supporting our Student Veterinary Nurses. Full support will be provided as you will work closely within their experienced team.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time 40 hours per week

Weekends: On a rota of 1 in 4

Out of hours: Minimum 2nd on-call for back-up Night Nurse

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits depending on experience

Ref: JN -122019-13581

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:

Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss this vacancy in more detail

Call: 01423 701 321




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