Permanent Veterinary Nurse Independent Practice Kidderminster - Worcestershire

£20,000-£24,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5511 Date Posted: Monday 10 Feb 2020
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We are currently recruiting for a qualified veterinary nurse to join an independent small animal practice Kidderminster. This role is full time working 35 hours per week with 1 in 7 weekends on a rota basis, OOH is worked on a 1 in 14 rota and are paid in addition to the annual salary.

Key Details:

  • Full time (35 hours per week)
  • Hours Mon-Fri: Shifts between 8:30am & 8:30pm each day
  • Weekends: 1 in 7 weekends, Saturdays 8:30am until 3:00pm & Sundays 10:00am until 1:00pm
  • OOH: 1 in 14 on call rota shared between nurses (additional pay when working)
  • Sole charge: None involved
  • Branch Work: Yes, work will be split between 2 branches
  • Team: 8 Vets, 12 Nurses and other support staff/students

About Them:

A well-established privately-owned veterinary practice who operate across 2 branches within the local area, they have an excellent reputation and pride themselves on the high standards of care they provide to their clients. They are RCVS accredited and recognised as a veterinary nurse training practice with excellent facilities such as – in house lab, x-ray machines, ultrasound, tonometer, ECG, endoscope. The practice also actively encourages nurses to be involved in all aspects of nursing including schedule 3 work.

The Person:

This position is suitable for a qualified veterinary nurse with a positive, hard working attitude who is looking for a great opportunity to continue to develop their skills. You must have excellent client care skills and understand the importance of providing great veterinary care.


  • Salary: £20,000-£24,000 dependent on experience
  • 28 days annual holiday leave (including bank holidays)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Out of Hours paid in addition to salary
  • Regular social events
  • General annual CPD allowance which is supported
  • RCVS, BVA & VDS fee paid
  • Staff rewards scheme

Must have:

  • Qualified & RCVS registered
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Previous UK experience in a similar role

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV.  Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.

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