Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Chichester

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £24,000-£27,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022022-24180

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Chichester

Due to our clients' continued growing reputation, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for four registered veterinary nurse positions to join their modern, vibrant, independent, and family-owned practice. Based within their beautifully refurbished three branch surgeries and also their hospital in sunny West Sussex, they are ‘more than a vets’ – a family that upholds the values of respect, humility, professionalism, and communication. They deliver the personal service clients deserve, delivered with real empathy and care – because it is how they would want to be treated themselves.

Type: Small Animal

Location: Chichester. West Sussex

Practice Type: As owners, the retention of their independence means that by working alongside their teams at the ground roots level, they have an inherent understanding of everyone’s needs and can respond in a bespoke way. They believe in taking care of their team, through consistent communication, trust, and honesty, treating everyone in an individual way.

Facilities: Comprehensive facilities and equipment inclusive of ultrasound, dental radiography, digital radiography, dedicated theatre as well as separate cat and dog ward

The Candidate:

  • They are looking for driven and ambitious veterinary nurses who will be involved in all aspects of nursing.
  • The candidate will work alongside and complement an existing dynamic team of nurses, all with varying interests from nursing clinics to surgical/medical nursing.
  • The candidate needs to be passionate about providing a high level of care for patients and a premium service for clients.
  • Good communication and personal skills are essential, and the candidate will be encouraged to maintain continuity and participate in case management.
  • Veterinary Nurse: 1 year post-graduation experience (preferred)
  • Fully registered with the RCVS

The Services:

  • During the day, they provide routine veterinary care to the highest clinical standards.
  • By night, their sister service provides emergency, hospitalisation, and out-of-hours care to both your patients and neighbouring subscriber practices from within their hospitals.

The Role:

  • Key points:
    • First Opinion, Hospital, ECC & Referrals
    • Dedicated night team based at the hospital
    • Opportunity for nurse-led clinic work
    • Wide range of equipment
    • Based within one of their high-quality branches
    • 40 hours a week inclusive of a weekend rota shared fairly among the whole team
    • 10-hour shifts


  • Extremely competitive salary based on experience and further qualifications (£24,000-£27,000 per year)
  • Generous annual CPD allowance
  • VDS and RCVS registration fees paid
  • Certification is encouraged and funded where appropriate as they actively support their RVNs to pursue their passion and interests
  • Employee discount
  • Sick pay

This is an exciting opportunity where the candidate will work within excellent surroundings, supported by a family-style team in a thriving independent practice. Our client invites you to join their family and be part of something special.

Ref: JN -022022-24180

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