Permanent Floating Veterinary Nurse London & Essex Area - London

£20,000-£25,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 4400 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Feb 2020
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A large group of practices are recruiting for a floating permanent veterinary nurse to cover branches across the London and Essex area. This role involves working with a wide variety and mixture of practices giving opportunity to the right candidate to grow and develop their nursing skills.  

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday - Friday Full time 9am - 7pm - hours vary across branches
  • Weekends: Some - time off in Lieu when working a weekend
  • OOH: None
  • Sole charge: None
  • Branch Work: Yes
  • Team: This will vary as working across practices  

About Them:

The practices have a fun and experienced bunch of vets and nurses who are looking for a new team member to join and support them ! By joining and becoming a floating Nurse you will be able to deal with a variety of caseloads furthering your knowledge and development. You also will run your own Nurse clinics. The practice boasts an established loyal client base. You will be part of a social team dedicated to teamwork and providing a superb standard of client and animal care.


About You:

  • You will have good general nursing skills
  • You will be the support across multiple practices
  • You will be able to run your own Nurse clinics.
  • You will be motivated to grow and develop your skill set and knowledge
  • You must be a team player with motivational skills to teach and support other RVNS in the practice.
  • Excellent communication and customer relation skills are essentials to develop working relationships with clients and fellow staff members.

• Kennel room
• Laboratory
• X-Ray facilities
• Preparation room
• Theatre
• Exercise yard

Routine Surgeries

  • Blood Biochemistry
  • Haematology
  • Radiography



  • Salary: £21,000 - £24,000 DOE
  • Holiday allowance: 28 Days  
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • CPD: Generous Allowance  
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with high street retailers and restaurants
  • Private Healthcare
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
  • Partnership: Possible future partnership opportunities available for the right person
  • Uniform: Branded uniform provided
  • Discounts: Discounted veterinary care for your pets
  • Other: Excellent career opportunities and development due to the varied case load
  • More benefits available


Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 1 years’ post-grad UK experience


What happens next?


If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV. 


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