Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Plymouth

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £21,000-£25,000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072022-25875

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Plymouth

Type: Small Animal

Location: Outskirts of Plymouth - near the border of Devon and Cornwall

Practice Type: Independent Practice

Facilities: RCVS accredited Small Animal Practice, in purpose-built premises located on the edge of Dartmoor, near Plymouth

Team: They have 3 RCVS GDP advisors, between them holding GP Certs in ophthalmology and surgery. A further 2 vets with interests in dentistry and cardiology. They have a strong nursing team consisting of RVN’s, SVN’s and additional support staff

Hours: They are currently looking to recruit a full-time, 4-day week, but will consider part-time.

Duties: The veterinary team is supportive and encourages clinical discussion and collaboration amongst Vets and Nurses.  

OOHS/Weekends: They are proud to offer clients and patients continuity of care by providing their own ‘out-of-hours’ service. The out-of-hours is generally quiet with on-site nursing staff covering nights, and weekend hospital cases.

Skills/Exp: At this stage, they would prefer a candidate with some experience.  


  • Approx. £21,000 to £25,000 full-time pro-rata PLUS the OOH component 
  • Remuneration – Salary range from £11 to £13 per hour, for 36.5 hours per week full time. Depending on experience. 
  • This is the basic salary but also included are RCVS and VDS subs + the OOH remuneration.

Ref: JN -072022-25875

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