Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Leicester

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £23,000-£25,000 p/a DOE

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-23280

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Leicester

We are working with a small animal practice in central Leicester that is looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time, permanent basis. They are looking for an enthusiastic RVN to join their friendly and welcoming team.

The Practice:

With an expanding caseload, our client has a variety of cases and holds regular clinical meetings - with Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine as one of their core values. They are currently working towards Practice Standards Scheme accreditation and hold ISFM Silver Cat-Friendly Clinic Status and Platinum Compassion Understood accreditation. They have a full orthopaedic kit, ultrasound, radiography, and IDEXX lab equipment, separate dog and cat wards, and a separate theatre. They are an established practice with a lovely team of 1 Vet, 2 RVNs, 2 student nurses, 4 CCAs, 1 VCA, and 1 Practice Manager.

The Role and Candidate:

  • Hours: This is a full-time position, where you will be working 40 hours a week (spread across 5 days, varying between 8.30 am - 7 pm) with a shared weekend rota of just 1 in 3 Saturdays (9 am - 4 pm). There is no OOH required with this role.
  • Skills/Exp: To apply you will have good general nursing experience and great customer service skills, be cheerful, down-to-earth, and enthusiastic with a genuine interest in animal welfare.  
  • Duties: They have a varied and interesting caseload, offering you the opportunity to develop your experience and use your nursing skills to their full potential, doing nurse consults, 2nd vacs, post-op checks, bandage changes, weight clinics, etc.

The Package:

Our client is offering between £23,000-£25,000 p/a dependant on experience and benefits that include:

  • Generous CPD     
  • Emphasis on wellbeing     
  • Contributory pension scheme     
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVNA, VDS)     
  • Exclusive company and high street discounts and rewards 

Ref: JN -122021-23280

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