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Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    South West London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Starting from £25,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Martin Wilson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1522

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Martin Wilson

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a friendly, small animal veterinary practice based in South West London. The practice currently requires a permanent veterinary nurse to join their team of 4 nurses on a full-time basis.


The Practice

The practice is a friendly, independent practice whose aim is to put pets first. The practice offers a high quality of care and has provided an honest, personal and compassionate service for over 25 years. The practice offers 15-minute consultations for an unrushed, thorough appointment. They have a dedicated team of 5 vets, 5 nurses and 2 receptionists. The practice is based near Clapham Common and cares for all pet species including dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs as well as other small furies and exotics. The practice also equipped with a surgery and all the modern equipment.


The Role:

This is a full-time role working a 40-hour week with no OOH or On-Calls. You will be working 5 days a week, with shifts of 08:30-19:30 with a 1:3 Saturday morning which is 08:30-13:00. 

The job involves all general duties expected within a small practice including anaesthesia, kennels, reception, admissions, discharges and lab work. 


The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, driven and have a passion for Veterinary Nursing. A newly qualified RVN would be considered and any level of experience. 

There may be periods of sole charge where you will be the only nurse on site, so the ideal candidate will be confident in their skills.


In return, our client is offering a highly competitive salary starting from £25,000 dependent on the experience of the RVN. They are also very supportive in CPD requirements.



Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurses

Type: Small Animal         

Hours: Full time, 40 hrs per week. 08:30 to 19:30.

Weekends: 1:3 Saturdays 08:30 to 13:00.

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive salary (DOE).


To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.


What happens next: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.


To discuss the role in more details:

Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference JN -032018-1522 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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