Permanent Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Very Competitive Salary + Benefits

  • Contact:


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  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-173

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


We are recruiting on behalf of an independent 100% small animal practice situated near the Suffolk/Essex Border. Our client is looking for a cheerful Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a permanent basis.
The Practice: 
The practice has been established since the early nineteenth century. It continues to modernise and treat the highest standard of veterinary care whilst maintain a friendly patient-focused service. Facilities include X-Ray, Ultrasound, Laboratory, ECG, Dentistry, Endoscopy, therapeutic laser treatment and much more.
The main site is purpose built hospital which has recently gone under expansion and refit and now boasts all the latest equipment and technology. You will be joining a team of 11 nurses and 5 vets at this excellent facility.
The Role:
This is a full-time position working an average 37.5 hour week, primarily at the main site. There may just be very occasional branch cover. Weekends are on a rota basis, including 1:3 Friday nights at the practice 8pm-8am and just 1:6 Saturday mornings 8.30am-2pm. The weeks working Friday night you will finish at 1.30pm on a Thursday and not work during the day on a Friday, you will also be paid hourly with an extra £30 supplement each Friday night.
The Candidate: 

The ideal candidate will be a good team player and be confident all round Registered Veterinary Nurse. Newly qualified, or more experienced RVN's will be considered.

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary and package for the right applicant. CPD is supported and encouraged in this progressive practice, plus 21 days holiday and paid RCVS fees.

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:
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 ET/26480 when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email
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