Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £19,500 - £24,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122020-17884

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a small animal veterinary practice in Basingstoke that is looking for Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They are looking for an RVN who is looking to expand their nursing skills in theatre work, inpatient, and nurse consulting.

The Practice: 

Our client is a well-established, busy two-branch small animal practice in Basingstoke with a longstanding and loyal client base and a popular and well-used Pet Health Club. Their team is made up of 5 Veterinary Surgeons, 6 Registered Veterinary Nurses, and 2 Student Veterinary Nurses. They are well equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound machines, and laser therapy.

The Role and Candidate: 

The practice is currently looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse who is looking for an opportunity to expand their nursing skills in theatre work, inpatient care, and nurse consulting. The role is based on a 40 hour week with no out of hours across both of their branches. The rota includes working 1 in 6 Saturday mornings with a half-day of the following week.

Their ideal candidate will be a friendly, motivated, hardworking, and adaptable Registered Veterinary Nurse or final year Student Veterinary Nurse.

The Package:

In return for your hard work and dedication, our client offers a very competitive salary and benefits package, all of which will be discussed in the interview.


•   4 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

•   3 days paid CPD leave

•   £550 CPD allowance per annum

•   RCVS Membership paid

•   Service based holiday entitlement increases

•   VDS cover

•   Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay

•   Enhanced paternity pay

•   Birthday leave

•   Discounted veterinary fees

•   My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

•   Cycle to Work scheme

•   Pension

•   CPD/training support

•   Paid bereavement leave

•   Company sick pay

•   Employee opinion survey

•   Free uniform in a number of roles

•   Annual pay reviews

•   Social events

•   Academy & Leadership courses

•   Focus on employee wellbeing

•   Relocation packages

•   Career progression opportunities

•   Free flu jabs

Ref: JN -122020-17884

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