Permanent Surgical Registered Veterinary Nurse - Camden, North London

  • Location

    Camden, London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £24,000-£30,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042022-24834

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Surgical Registered Veterinary Nurse - Camden, North London

Type: Small Animal

Location: Camden, North London

Practice: Part of a group

Facilities: 24-hour RCVS accredited small animal hospital which provides gold-standard care for its own patients as well as providing out-of-hours and emergency cover to over 30 first opinion clinics and a specialist referral clinic in the North London area. It is an amazing place to see a unique caseload surrounded by like-minded staff who want to provide the very best care.

Team: You will be working as part of an experienced, and talented dedicated day team consisting of 11 RVNs, 5 Student Veterinary Nurses (SVN), and 5 Patient Care Assistants (PCA).

Role: They are looking for a proactive, dedicated RVN, with experience in surgical nursing, or with a keen interest in surgical nursing.


  • You would be nursing to a very high standard of care alongside two highly skilled surgeons assisting with routine neutering, laparoscopic spays, orthopaedics, and soft tissue surgery. 
  • The ideal candidate would have a strong interest and understanding of anaesthesia and would be organised, calm, and able to work to a high level of efficiency.
  • This is a role where your surgical nursing skills will utilise to their full potential and is a great opportunity for professional development in an area of your interest with further study actively encouraged and supported.


  • 42hrs/week, 4-day working week (4 x 10.5 hours shifts)
  • 3-11 pm shifts every 10 weeks
  • one in six weekends (Saturday and Sunday, TOIL or overtime)
  • 1 x bank holiday a year.

Salary: Between - £24,000 to £30,000 p/a depending on experience

Benefits Package:

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays on a pro-rata basis
  • Additional paid day off to celebrate your birthday
  • Enhanced sickness policy
  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • £500 CPD allowance
  • Extensive learning and development programs
  • Progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Discounts with PetPlan
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Gym membership discount
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Flu vaccine voucher
  • Recruitment reward scheme.

Ref: JN -042022-24834

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