Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

Location Royal Tunbridge Wells
Discipline: Animal Health, Veterinary, Equestrian
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £ £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Contact name: Jemma Snow

Contact email:
Job ref: 14017JS
Published: about 2 months ago

Job Title: Registered Vet Nurse (RVN)

Location of the Job: Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Company:

My clients are a small animal, long established, RCVS-accredited, independent small animal veterinary practice.

Few places in the world can match the beauty of the countryside of this location, with stately homes, lakes, hillside views and castles to explore.

The practice itself is ideal for hitting the shops and restaurants, or making use of the excellent travel network to reach larger cities, such as London on the commuter main line railway.

Airports such as Gatwick and Heathrow are under 1hr away too.

My clients main case load consists of Companion Animals, such as dogs and cats - but occasionally they do get the odd rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, small furries and exotics.

There is plenty of opportunity for support and training to provide ongoing development.

Consultations are by appointment only, 15 minutes.

The Industry: Veterinary, Registered Vet Nurse, RVN, Nurse, Vet Nurse, Small Animal, Pet, Exotics, Animal Health, Animal Nutrition, Animal Feed, Companion Animals

The Job Role details:

An exciting opportunity has arisen at my clients fabulous veterinary practice for a full time Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN).

Aim of the role:

My clients position will suit an applicant with some experience, but who has a desire to focus on continued learning in a helpful and caring environment.

Key Responsibilities:

To be a full time Registered Vet Nurse (RVN).

Duties will include consulting, assisting with surgical procedures, minor procedures, client liaison, and caring for hospitalised animals.

Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:

MUST be a qualified RCVS Registered Vet Nurse.

MUST be an enthusiastic, confident, team player who is cheerful and willing to get stuck in.

IDEALLY looking for at least 12 months of UK experience or more, however a confident new graduate would be considered.

IDEALLY would live within 30mins of the practice.

IDEALLY fluent spoken and written English.

IDEALLY interested in the latest technology as we have lots of new gadgets including digital x-ray, keyhole surgery, in house lab etc etc

Additional Information:

Holiday allowance is 22 weekdays per calendar year.

There is also an allowance for Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

Pension scheme

40hrs per week.

Salary package:

£20,000+ depending upon experience

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to;

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