Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

Location Derbyshire
Discipline: Pet, Vet & Animal Health
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££17500 - £28000 DOE
Contact name: Jemma Snow

Contact email:
Job ref: 14117JS
Published: 11 months ago

​​Job Title: Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

Location of the Job: Derbyshire, Peak District, East Midlands, England, United Kingdom

The Company:

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

The practice is has two sites in a lovely picturesque Derbyshire, with its craggy hills, sweeping dales, mysterious henges and swathes of dense woodland - perfect for those who love the outdoors.

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.

They have a main hospital and a stand alone surgery - both with a full lab suite, digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental x-ray etc etc

They encourage their vets and nurses to work cases up to a high standard, allowing clinical and professional freedom.

They support each other clinically and case discussions are positively encouraged as part of a culture of support and collaboration.

The Industry: Veterinary, Registered Vet Nurse, RVN, Medicine, 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 veterinary Registered Vet Nurse (RVN).

Aim of the role:

My client is looking for an enthusiastic, confident, team player, cheerful RVN who is willing to get stuck in.

Key Responsibilities:

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

Duties will include consulting, nurse clinics, assisting with surgical procedures, assisting with minor procedures, client liaison, caring for hospitalised animals, treatment plans and visits.

My clients believe in providing for their clients as well as they can so they have an on call rota.

Four or Five day week

1 in 6 Weekends


Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:

MUST be a qualified RCVS registered RVN.

MUST be an enthusiastic, confident, team player, cheerful RVN who is 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.

Additional Information:

5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays

Generous CPD allowance

Pension scheme

40hrs per week.

Salary package:

£17500 - £28000 depending upon experience

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

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