Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Plymouth

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £21,000 to £23,481 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-23775

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse - Plymouth

Type: Small Animal

Location: Plymouth

Practice: Type: Part of a group

Sole charge:  None

Team Info: They currently have 6 vets (3 of which are part-time), 6 registered veterinary nurses, and 2 student veterinary nurses. They describe their culture as supportive, friendly, fun, and hardworking.

Facilities: The practice has been recently refurbished to a high modern standard with a fully equipped separate theatre including multi perimeter and O2 concentrator. They have a fully equipped imaging suite, including abdominal and cardiac ultrasound. Separate dental suite with dental x-ray. 

Role: They would describe a day in practice as interesting and busy, with daily consults, routine surgeries, and emergency procedures.  If you are a 2nd-year student who is near to qualifying, they would love to hear from you too.

Hours:  They are flexible to accommodate both full and part-time working, working shifts between the opening hours; 8.30 am to 6.30 pm. 

Weekends: Saturday morning rota

OOHs: None

Branch work: There are no out-of-hours in this practice so this role does offer a good work/life balance for the right person. 

Applicant Requirements: Their ideal candidate would be someone who has ambition and the willingness to adjust to change as they row. They encourage both experienced and newly qualified nurses to apply.

Salary: £21,000 -£23,481 p/a (DOE)

Benefits (pro-rata)

•   4 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

•   3 days paid CPD leave

•   £550 CPD allowance per annum

•   RCVS Membership paid

•   Service based holiday entitlement increases

•   VDS cover

•   Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay

•   Enhanced paternity pay

•   Birthday leave

•   Discounted veterinary fees

•   My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

•   Cycle to Work scheme

•   Pension

•   CPD/training support

•   Paid bereavement leave

•   Company sick pay

•   Employee opinion survey

•   Free uniform in a number of roles

•   Annual pay reviews

•   Social events

•   Academy & Leadership courses

•   Focus on employee wellbeing

•   Relocation packages

•   Career progression opportunities

•   Free flu jabs

Ref: JN -012022-23775

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