Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Rustington, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    James Cottam

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-481

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an RCVS accredited practice in Rustington, West Sussex that is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team. 
They are in need of an assertive, motivated and forward-thinking team player with excellent communication and customer service skills and someone who has a caring approach and an ability to work to high standards. 
This is a great opportunity for someone who is wanting to gain a wide range of nursing experience, skills and wanting to develop or take on a more senior / head nursing role. A helpful, cheerful, ‘can do attitude’ is essential.
The Practice:
The practice has been a well-established part of Rustington for over 25 years, providing owners and their pets with a personable and compassionate lifelong healthcare and support. The practice maintains a trustworthy and high-quality standard of veterinary care, they are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to support the community’s pets at their time of needs. 
Their facilities include:
Surgery and anaesthesia 
Hospitalisation and intensive care
Dental suite 
The Role: 
This is a full-time role working 37 ½ hours, on a 5-day a week rota. There will be a minimal requirement for out of hours and the weekend rota is 1:2 Saturday mornings, with time given off in lieu. 
The role will cover call all general RVN duties and the candidate will need supervisory skills to help support a more senior position is desirable. 
The Candidate
The practice has a friendly and supportive team and are looking for the right nurse to join them. The ideal candidate will work well as part of the team and have excellent communication and customer service skills, with a caring approach and an ability to work to high standards. This is a great opportunity to gain a wide range of nursing experience develop skills and for someone wanting to take on a more senior / head nursing role.
Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse 
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full Time 
Weekends: 1:2 Saturday mornings 
Out of hours: Minimal requirement
Salary: Generous salary DOE, CPD allowance, accommodation is available  / allowance if required   
Ref: JCO/27727
To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.
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