Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Carlisle

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30620

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Carlisle

Type: Small Animal

Location: Carlisle

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: Fully equipped practice which is located on the outskirts of the beautiful Lake District - located just 30 minutes from the fells and waters of this stunning National Park, Hadrian’s wall, and borderlands, there is ample opportunity to enjoy our beautiful surroundings.

Team: At the practice, they have 3 vets, 5 RVNs, 2 SVNs, 2 animal care assistants, a practice manager, and highly skilled receptionists. CPD and professional development are encouraged in all disciplines, they are also a nurse training practice.

Role: This role is ideal for an enthusiastic individual who is looking to be part of a caring, fun, and dedicated team, with the drive to give excellent client experience and high-quality care to our patients. This role can truly be tailored to you! With a highly experienced veterinary team, whether you are newly qualified or maybe have been out of the industry for a while, they have the right support network to help develop and nurture your talent.

Hours: The vets usually work 40 hours per week across 4/5 days, however, the flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours truly tips the scale of your work-life balance. The practice is lucky enough to be able to offer flexible working, whether that’s part-time, flexi-time, or differing days a week on week to suit your lifestyle

Salary: Up to £65,000 DOE and up to £5,000 Welcome Bonus, up to £3,000 Relocation plus benefits listed below (including 6.6 weeks holiday providing plenty of time to explore your stunning surroundings!).

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays
  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
  • Certificate support  
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover

Ref: JN -022024-30620

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