Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Gillingham, Kent

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112021-23186

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Gillingham, Kent

We are working with a friendly small animal independent practice in Gillingham, Kent that is looking for an RVN to join them on a permanent full-time basis.

The Practice:

Our client's mission statement is to provide for all animals in their care, giving them the kindest, most up to date and efficacious health care available. Their Veterinary Surgeons are all experienced general practitioners with a broad knowledge and understanding of animal health, illness, and injury. 

They have hospital quality facilities and offer expertise in: 

  • All types of soft tissue surgery - abdominal, thoracic, mastectomy, etc
  • All types of orthopaedic surgery - fractures, dislocations, cruciate surgery, etc
  • Aural (ear) surgery
  • Nasal and throat surgery
  • Ocular (eye) surgery
  • Oral (mouth cavity) surgery
  • All neutering (spay, castration) and other routine surgical procedures
  • Laser surgery - They have state of the art laser facilities
  • Dentistry - they have excellent dental facilities
  • Radiography - state of the art digital x-ray equipment
  • Ultrasonography - state of the art ultrasound machine
  • ECG

The Role and Candidate:

  • This is a permanent position to join an experienced team of three Vets and four Nurses. 
  • Hours are Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week either 7.30-15.00, 8.30-16.00, 11.00-20.00.
  • The rota involves 1:4 Saturdays 8.00-16.00 and with no OOH requirements this role supports a good work/life balance.
  • The practice is happy to consider all levels of experience from a newly qualified RVN to an RVN with years of experience. 

The Package:

In return, our client is offering a very competitive salary depending on experience, plus benefits that include:

  • 20 days holiday 
  • Bank holidays
  • BUPA
  • CPD

Ref: JN -112021-23186

Interested? Click on the apply button below and we will be in touch with further details