Permanent Veterinary Nurse

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

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  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-706

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of an independent practice based in Carlisle who is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their expanding team on a permanent basis. This is a full-time position and would suit a newly qualified or experienced RVN.

The Practice:
Our client is a well-established, mixed practice that service over 60 dairy farms as well as numerous beef and sheep units. They also specialise in equine, with their majority of work coming from racehorses. Their companion animal clinic has become busier year on year and their staff numbers have continued to rise to meet demand. Many of their vets specialise in either pets or farm animals. The practice offers a number of different services including vaccinations, microchipping, flea treatments, pet dentistry, emergency care, PETS travel scheme, health plans, diagnostics, clinical pathology, ultrasounds & scans and X-rays. Our client is passionate about pets and is committed to offering an exceptional service, they are now in the process of expanding into a brand-new build. 

The Role:
This position is full time, working Monday - Friday with shifts between 8 am - 6 pm. Usually, the shifts are 8 am - 4 pm with one shift 10 am - 6 pm per week. There is a weekend rota of 1 in 4 and there are no out of hours involved in this role. 

You will be joining a dedicated team of 11 vets, 6 RVNs, and 3 SVNs. 

The Candidate:
This position will either suit a newly qualified or an experienced RVN. You will be confident with general nursing duties and be looking for a practice in which you can progress.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Mixed Animal Practice
Location: Cumbria
Start: ASAP
Hours: Full Time, between 8 am - 6 pm 
Out of hours: None
Branch Work: None
Salary: Competitive dependant on experience + generous CPD allowance 

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 ZE/27282 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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