Small Animal Registered Vet Nurse Job Cumbria, England - Cumbria

Up to £27,000 DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 9293 Date Posted: Wednesday 27 Jul 2022
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Salary: Up to £27,000 DOE


  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • Birthday leave
  • CPD Allowance & paid days

Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our Client are looking for a full or part time Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team in Cumbria. They are a small animal practice who see a varied case load every day. The role will include general nursing duties, monitoring anaesthetics, nurse consultations, pet care and some reception work. Minimal cleaning will also be included. There is a full-time role working a 40 hour week over 4.5 days and a part time role working a 20 hour week over 2/3 days. Both roles require working 1 in 5 weekends plus 1 in 4 week nights on call. Whether on ward, surgery, admitting and discharging patients, nurse clinics or assisting the vets in prep/consult, your day will be challenging but enjoyable! They will be looking to re-introduce nurse clinics soon after lockdown restrictions lift and are looking for someone with new ideas. They offer excellent facilities including ultrasound, digital radiography and endoscopy. Their well-equipped surgery has facilities to take care of medical and surgical cases treating a varied caseload of companion animals and some exotics.

They currently have 5 Vets, 3 RVN's, 1 SVN, 1 ANA, a housekeeper, a fantastic support team and an amazing Practice Manager Stephen. They have a new Clinical Director who has joined the team, who wants to progress and take the practice forward. This is an excellent blank canvas for someone wanting to put down roots in a nice part of the country. Good local schools and overall a nice place to live. 

Skills and Requirements: 

  • The ideal candidate would be an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse, preferably from a Small animal background however, they are still open to graduate and less experienced Vet Nurse applicants too.
  • The successful candidates should be comfortable with all aspects of veterinary nursing, you must also be confident dealing with clients on a regular basis.
  • They are looking for someone with a passion for patient and client care, who can multitask with ease and is flexible in day to day responsibilities.


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