Small Animal Registered Vet Nurse Job Shropshire, England - Shropshire

Up to £29,000 DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech
Ref: 10176 Date Posted: Thursday 06 Oct 2022
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Salary: Up to £29,000 DOE 


  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • Birthday leave
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Career progression opportunities

Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our client have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team at their Veterinary Hospital. Their main practice has hospital status and as such they see a wide variety of interesting cases. Their nurses carry out a variety of duties including anaesthesia, in-patient care, nurse consultations and clinics, lab work, administration and much more! The shifts rotate so you are able to experience all aspects of veterinary nursing. They welcome applicants who wish to focus on a specific area and CPD is highly encouraged. The average working day is 8:30am until 5:30pm. One night a week will require you to be on call, during which you are paid for sleeping hours and receive the next day off. Any additional bonus is provided if any nursing duties are completed out-of-hours. The weekends are one in eight, followed by a long weekend off after wards to recover. Their out of hours is split between their own vets and using Vets Now, so some nights on call will only require in-patient care.

They are a modern hospital in Shropshire with a branch practice 20 minutes away. Originally an independent mixed practice, they still cover small and farm animal, but the two disciplines are split. In the hospital they have two operating theatres, an imaging suite and dedicated dental/laboratory room. Part Time applicants are considered and we can be flexible with days and hours alongside the on call.They are a team of 11 Veterinary Surgeons, 7 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 3 Nursing Students, 2 Veterinary Care Assistants, 9 Reception staff plus a cleaner and a handyman. There is always an excellent support network available.

Applicant Requirements 

They are looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse or Student Veterinary Nurse who is willing to learn and get stuck in! The applicant would need a full UK driving licence.



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