Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location Essex
Discipline: Clinical
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
Contact name: Laura Collings

Contact email:
Job ref: 458
Published: about 1 month ago

Whether you are an experienced veterinary nurse looking to progress your career, further develop your skills and knowledge, or simply looking for a change of scenery, our client has an exciting opening for a registered veterinary nurse to join their experienced and tight knit team.  

Our clients are a small animal practice based in south Essex, just over 1 hour from London city centre by train or car and only 20 minutes from Southend-on-Sea for exploring and relaxing on your days off.  They are a small, passionate and progressive team who are constantly looking forward and aiming to offer the best possible treatment, care and services to their patients and clients.  

The practice itself offers a varied caseload to work up in their purpose-built premises which boasts state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, fully equipped endoscopy suite, Colibri 11 Synthes power drill, ENSEAL harmonic devices and access to a 16 slice CT scanner.  Allowing our clients to offer their patients a greater variety of treatment options including much less invasive surgical procedures, as well as providing the team with the opportunity to learn from an experienced clinician in practice, opening up new career paths if this is something you are interested in. 

The role itself is full time, permanent, working a 40 hour week, rotating between early, middle and evening shifts.  There are no out of hours requirements and just 1 in 5 weekends on rota.  Applicants will ideally be confident and outgoing, eager to learn and provide excellent care to your patients.  You will also ideally have some experience and/or qualifications in clinical coaching to help support and encourage the rest of the nursing team day to day.

In taking on this role you will be joining a friendly team of 5 Vets, 5 registered vet nurses, 4 student vet nurses and 7 support staff.  Having a strong support team looking after their clinical team day to day means the Vets can focus fully on treating and caring for their patients without additional distractions.  

•    Competitive annual salary of £24,000 to £28,000 depending on experience
•    Generous annual holiday entitlement
•    Contributory pension scheme
•    Excellent career development opportunities
•    CPD actively supported and encouraged
•    Professional membership fees paid 
•    Employee discounts
•    No Out of Hours
•    Up coming practice expansion

If you’re a dedicated and passionate veterinary nurse looking for an exciting new role in Essex, we would love to hear from you!  
Contact Laura Collings through or 07570 606201 today.

Please note you must be a qualified Veterinary Nurse eligible to register with the RCVS and able to demonstrate right to work in the UK to be considered for this role. 

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