Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse FT

  • Location

    Skipton, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • End date:

    2020-05-24 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    James Haswell

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022020-14517

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a long-established small animal practice based in Skipton, North Yorkshire, for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team. This is a hands-on nursing role on a permanent full-time basis.

The Practice:

This is a long-established small animal practice that are very proud to have been providing veterinary care since 1930s and has very strong links with the surrounding community. A wonderful, hardworking team of 8 Vets, 9 RVNs, 8 Client Care team, 1 Head Nurse and 1 Practice Manager that provide the highest level of care around the clock. A group of 3 well-established sites that offer first opinion care alongside orthopaedics, cardiology and soft tissue surgery services. The main practice is an RCVS accredited Hospital and also has two light and spacious branch surgeries. Also offer ample Nurse Clinics for Senior Pets, Puppy/kittens/rabbit and also weight, post-op and dental clinics. 

Added bonus The Sunday Times judged Skipton as the "best place to live" in Britain back in 2014, so you can enjoy the beautiful surrounding countryside with lots of to do, and have many major transport links nearby, allowing easy commuting to cities such as Manchester, Leeds and the historic city of York!

The Role and Candidate:

They are currently looking for an RVN to join the nursing team on a full-time basis. The team is based in a well-equipped, purpose-built surgery with digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house lab, ECG & flexible endoscopy and ultrasound with colour flow Doppler.

The position would involve a hands-on nursing role working 39 hours per week. The rotas work on an 8-week basis; there would be just 7-night shifts in 8 weeks which would include a weekend day shifts and weekend night shifts (totalling just 2 ½ weekends in 8). Day off before and after night shifts, which gives you a great work/life balance.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary, benefits package and also encourages CPD which will be funded.

The Summary: 

Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animals

Hours: Full-time, 8 weeks rota basis

Weekends: Yes - in line with rota

Out of hours: Yes

Salary: Competitive

Ref: JN -022020-14517

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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