Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £20,000 - £23,000 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-414

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently working with a practice in North Devon that is looking to recruit a full-time permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse to work in its flagship hospital and to occasionally cover in three smaller branches.

The Practice: 
Our client based in North Devon provides an excellent service, working to the highest standards to provide the best possible care. Their facilities are staffed 24 hours a day - 7 days a week. They have in-house laboratories and a wide range of advanced diagnostic tools. Their highly trained veterinary surgeons have access to well-equipped operating theatres supported by experienced surgical and nursing teams with modern critical care facilities. They also offer nurse clinics, 'cat only' clinics, hydrotherapy, weight and diabetic clinics and large animal involvement.

The Role: 
The successful candidate would be joining a dedicated team of 12 SA vets and a 20 strong nursing team working full-time permanent on an 8 week rolling rota, 1:8 nights and 1:8 weekends.

The Candidate: 
The ideal candidate would be RCVS registered, happy to work as part of a team with strong customer service skills and an empathetic nature. The successful applicant will have good all-round nursing skills and ability and perhaps some knowledge of working with large animals. 

Role: Permanent full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Mainly SA possibly some large
Hours: Full time on an 8 week rolling rota
OOHS: 1:8 nights
WE/ OOHS:  1:8
Sole charge: Occasionally 
Computer system: Robovet
Accommodation: Available for nights only
Vehicle: Own vehicle required 
Other info: Training hospital, Tier 2, referral work 
Salary: Highly competitive £20,000 - £23,000 dependent on experience

Ref: SF/27591

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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