Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £20,000 - £24,000 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Bonnie Lowson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1498

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a small animal practice based 20 minutes out of Worthing who are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a permanent basis. They are a proud independent small animal practice who have been in the area for over 35 years.


The Practice:

Our client is a based in West Sussex over 3 surgeries and Veterinary care is provided by a dedicated team of 6 Vets who are supported by nurses, animal care assistants, receptionists and office staff. From routine health check to complex orthopaedic procedures, health care advice to export certification, the practice has the facilities, experience, and expertise to provide for all pet’s and clients needs. The client and pet’s welfare is always number one priority, their clean modern practice are committed to providing the very best in veterinary care. Facilities include Large Kennel facilities accommodating 8 Cats and 6-9 dogs, with a separate kennel area for anxious patients, Digital X-ray, Ultrasound, Digital Capnograph, Pulse Oximeter, Advanced Orthopaedic kit.


The Role:

This is a full-time role working 35 hours per week with only 1 weekend in every block of 7 working Friday 12 pm - 8 pm with vet checks at 9 pm - 10 pm and then Saturday 7 am - 5 pm. There are no Sundays required with this role. You will also be given time back in lieu the following week for working a weekend. OOHS rota includes 3 nights in every 5 week block until 9 pm and then in-patient cover if required. You will then receive a half day off the following week for working oohs. There is sleeping accommodation provided as well for when working OOHS. The oohs rota is negotiable for the right candidate.


The Candidate:

The ideal candidate must be committed to delivering the very highest of veterinary care and affection.


In return, the practice are offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits



Role: Permanent Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:7

Out of hours: 3 nights within every 5 week block.

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE - salary negotiable


Ref: JN -032018-1498


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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