Permanent Vet Nurse Jobs

With Carlton Professional Recruitment, you’ll find a range of exciting permanent job opportunities as a veterinary nurse. From small to large sized practices, and part-time to full-time positions, we’ll help you take the next step in your career as a vet nurse. We offer veterinary nurse job opportunities from a large network of passionate veterinary practices across the UK. To find out more about our permanent job opportunities, contact a member of our recruitment team today.

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  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Calling all Greater Manchester Nurses. Perm vacancy PT or FT available

    GREATER MANCHESTER – Our clients are seeking formid to experienced nurses to join their fantasic team!
    – 1:4-1:5 weekends (20hours in total) given back as TOIL
    – Clinic opening hours 8:30-7:30pm
    – Shifts of 10 or 5 hours between hours of 8am-8pm
    – Private healthcare and income protection insurance after 1 year qualifying period
    – 6 weeks annual leave (inc BH)
    – Would consider PT or FT if equal weekend load and multiple of 5 hour shifts.

    You will have a competetive salary and excellent support. Call us today on 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00639

    Location: Bolton, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm part time RVN

    BOURNEMOUTH – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking for a permanent RVN to join their fantastic team! The role is working ideally a part time rota, around 20 hours per week wednesday- friday with some 8.30 starts and some 7pm finishes ( at the latest!) There is no OOH involved in the role and a light 1:3 weekend rota so a nice work life balance. Please get in touch with us for more info recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00638

    Location: Bournemouth, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    MORDEN – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking for a permanent RVN to join their team! They are looking for an enthusiastic veterinary nurse who is passionate about the provision of high quality service to patients and clients. The role is working 40 hrs per week with a 1:4 weekend rota.

    They can offer:
    Competitive salary
    28 days annual leave including bank holidays
    RCVS listing fees
    CPD support up to 300 pa & up to 3 days training
    Further diplomas fully funded
    5% pension contribution
    Cycle Scheme
    Free lunch on Friday

    Job Ref: 19-00610

    Location: Mitchem, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    BRISTOL – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking to recruit a permanent RVN to join their team! They are looking for an enthusiastic veterinary nurse who is passionate about the provision of high quality service to patients and clients. Standard working hours will be 40 hours per week. There is a light 1:4 weekend rota.

    They can offer:
    Competitive salary
    28 days annual leave including bank holidays
    RCVS listing fees
    CPD support up to 300 pa & up to 3 days training
    Further diplomas fully funded
    5% pension contribution
    Cycle Scheme
    Free lunch on Friday
    Well structured rota
    Please get in touch with us for more info recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00608

    Location: Bristol, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm Night RVN

    LANCASHIRE – Our client are seeking a Night RVN to join their team, the working hours are 1:2 rota (various patterns considered, including 1:3). Inpatient care and hope to evolve into a full client service. You will be given 6 weekend holiday inc BH, group pension scheme and private healthcare. Salary pending 1:2 (42hour) or 1:3 rota (30.5hour), for more details please contact the office on 0115 9681515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk

    Job Ref: 19-00591

    Location: Bolton, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    GAMSTON – We have a fantastic 100% SA practice requiring a RVN to join their team, the practice is located in the Nottingham area which has great links to the UK. They are seeking an Experienced nurse to work full time hours and 1:3 weekends, in return they can offer no on call and generous CPD. You will be working along side a team of 4 Vets and 4 other nurses. Interest in health and safety administration tier 2 is a bonus, for more details on this position please contact the office on 0115 9681515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk

    Job Ref: 19-00567

    Location: Gamston, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Experienced RVN for this Independent Practice

    HERTFORDSHIRE – Are you looking to fulfil your full potential as an RVN? We have an exciting opportunity at our clients extremely well-equipped first opinion practice, situated in a stunning area of Hertfordshire. They are looking for an enthusiastic, Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their amazing team on a full time basis. Are you tired or disappointed with working for chain-practices?
    Our clients want to do things differently, they are an independent start-up practice, which for us means that from the start, the vets, nurses and receptionists will shape the practice into its final form. By choosing and creating their services, including geriatric , nurse and weight clinics. An exciting challenge of creating a practice, that cares for our clients and providing excellent standards of clinical care for their patients first and foremost, but also leaves us the team content and satisfied with the work we do.
    You will have: Excellent clinical, communication and people skills and have a passion for animal welfare and gold standard patient care
    So the good stuff…

    Hours: 40 per week
    Weekends: 1:2 Saturdays
    30 days holiday per year (including Bank Holidays)
    No OOH's
    Funded CPD, RCVS fees,
    Minimum experience: 3 years + (2 years considered if good sole charge experience)
    Salary: excellent depending on experience
    staff discount on food and services

    We are situated on the border of London/Hertfordshire. The Farm Village has an array of independent shops as well as a tasty reasonably priced on-site restaurant/cafe .

    If you think that this may be you, or if you're just curious please email us to find out more.

    Job Ref: 19-00564

    Location: Radlett, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Deputy Head Nurse

    LONDON – Our clients are looking for a deputy head nurse for their welcoming practice, nestled in a leafy part of London and with great transport links.
    Our clients are a high quality veterinary healthcare provider, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a mixture of walk-in/appointments. They offer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. They have superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with operating theatres, multiple consulting rooms, digital x-ray and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.
    You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as they are a growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities emerging.

    You will need to be qualified and registered to apply. Ideally, they are seeking someone with 3+ years experience as an RVN, but are looking for the right person for the role, so more recent graduates are also welcome to apply. Support and training will be provided if this is a step into a senior role for the first time, however previous management / senior nurse experience will be well regarded.
    An enthusiastic veterinary nurse who is passionate about the provision of high quality service to patients and clients, and is able to lead by example and oversee that standards are being met.

    You must be capable of performing surgical, radiographic, dental, laboratory, pharmacy, anaesthetic procedures, as well as have exceptional customer service and consultation nursing skills.
    A key participant in the running of their dynamic and forward thinking clinic they are always striving to be the best they can be, so want someone who is adaptable, driven and enthusiastic about contributing to the growth of the clinic. The successful candidate will work closely with the Head Nurse to ensure that clinical standards are maintained, staff are supported and that the day to day running of the practice is runs as smoothly as possible. There will be some office hours for assisting with administration tasks and non clinical elements of running the hospital.
    Our clients nurses are key clinical team members and are empowered to do as much as is within their scope of skills. CPD and skill sharing is actively encouraged. You will be working within a growing team which currently consists of 5 vets, 5 RVN’s (including you!), a student, and 2 wonderful VCA’s. They also have a dedicated team of 3 veterinary receptionists.

    They are offering:
    Competitive salary
    28 days annual leave including bank holidays
    RCVS registration fees
    CPD support up to 300 pa & up to 3 days training
    Further diplomas encouraged
    5% pension contribution
    Cycle Scheme
    Free lunch on Friday
    Well structured rota
    With their great facilities and supportive team they will support you to be the best nurse you can be.
    Working hours
    Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week. You will be required to work shifts within our opening hours. You will also be part of their weekend rota too, working 1 in every 4 weekends. You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked.
    Call today on 0115 9681515!

    Job Ref: 19-00559

    Location: London, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm Lead RVN – Family run business.

    Team Lead – Registered Veterinary Nurse Required

    GLOUCESTER – Our clients are a four branch, family run SA practice, based around the Cheltenham area. They are a first opinion clinic but do have certificate holders visiting branches on a weekly basis.

    An exciting opportunity to lead 6 nursing and support team members is now available; they are looking for an experienced, Registered Veterinary Nurse with proven clinical coaching involvement and leadership knowledge.

    As well as general veterinary nursing duties including anaesthesia for Laparoscopy/ ultrasonography, nurse clinic consultations and reception duties, the individual we be required to lead and develop a team environment through.

    They run a rota system of an average 40.5 hours per week working Saturdays on a rota basis (with time off in lieu) and no out of hours duties. Remuneration will be negotiated at time of offer and dependant on experience.

    Call us today on 0115 9681515.

    Job Ref: 19-00535

    Location: Tewksbury, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    RVN Perm. Great location and package offered!

    SURREY – Our client, a 100% SA practice, are looking for a permanent RVN to join their friendly team. They are ideally seeking the right candidate to begin their next career move in October with them and are welcoming CV’s presently.
    They are a well-established practice in the area and take great pleasure in offering the very best of care to their patients. The role is working full time, a 36 hour week ( averages 37.5 with Saturdays) There is a 1:4 Saturday morning rota and the latest finish time is 6.30pm during the week, so a nice work life balance!
    The area offers a short trip to London and is nestled nicely in the midst of some historical sights, presenting you plenty to fill your free time with!
    Our clients are aware of how popular this area is and are willing to aide in accommodation, ensuring the transition is as smooth as possible for you. They are offering a competitive salary and generous CPD allowance.
    In the first instance, please contact us on 0115 9681515.

    Job Ref: 19-00505

    Location: Surrey, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    LEAMINGTON SPA – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking for a permanent RVN to join their fabulous team! The role is working across potentially 2 surgeries ( that will be as close to where the candidate lives as possible) All sites are RCVS accredited and the Warwick site has a hospital status. the role is working full time 35hrs/40 hrs p/w, (35hrs is 4×8.75hr days and 40hrs is 4×8.75hrs and 1x5hrs) 1:13 weekends (at the Warwick hospital 12.45-7pm saturday and 7.45-7pm on sunday) 1:8 week of nights ( 7 nights at Warwick hospital 6.45pm- 8am finishing on the sat morning. ( Monday off before returning to work) 1:4-8 Sat mornings. All are paid at increased rates. Please get in touch for more info recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00412

    Location: Warwick, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN!

    BLACKBURN – our client a 100% SA practice are looking for a permanent RVN or second year student to join their lovely team! They are an RCVS accredited hospital offering OOH care. Within the team they have 12 RVN’s with an SVN and ANA support. The role is working 37 hours per week, with a maximum of 4 consecutive nights once a month on the night rota. Night shifts are 8pm -8am ( sleeping!) with lots of time of given when worked nights. Competitive salary and generous CPD. Please get in touch for more info! recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00317

    Location: Blackburn, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    NORWICH/SUFFOLK AREA Our clients have an exciting opportunity for a veterinary nurse to join their team, they are a 100% small animal practice and their nurses achieve a good work/life balance with a 35 hour week and they pride themselves on offering high quality care for pets and owners. Their nurses are valued team members and undertake a variety of roles to utilise their nursing skills including nurse clinics, theatre nursing, hospital nursing and laboratory work. Their modern practice has a great team of vets, nurses and receptionists and includes digital x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy. They provide a generous salary, company pension, CPD allowance including certificates for the right candidate, funded RCVS fees and a friendly and supportive team.

    Job Ref: 19-00287

    Location: Suffolk, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Nurse Perm for this truly unique practice.

    PONTEFRACT – Our clients are in need of a full time permanent registered nurse. They have been open now just over 12 months and have a large growing client base. You will work 38 hours per week with various shifts. The rota is pretty much set in stone whilst they recruit. 1 Saturday in 3 with no Sunday work or OOH. Christmas and bank holiday rota separate were everyone is expected to do their share.
    If the other nurse is on holiday you will be asked if you can work some overtime to help fill in the gaps. CPD and salary to be discussed at interview.
    They work to very high standard so you would be expected to work to the same levels.They have just signed up to do Practice Standards with the RCVS so help with this is also required.
    CV’s are to be sent to recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk

    Job Ref: 19-00249

    Location: Hemsworth, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm night RVN!

    SURREY – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking to recruit a permanent night RVN to work at their new dedicated night service they have set up. This is working alongside an experienced Vet for this fabulous independant practice. The practice are looking for the RVN to either work 5 on 5 off or 7 on 7 off ( they can be very flexible with days! Open to negociation) They are a family run practice that believe in offering their vets a nice work-life balance without the pressure of any targets! Please get in touch with us today to find out more about this lovely role!

    Job Ref: 19-00223

    Location: Surrey, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Nurse Perm for this expanding practice.

    REDDITCH – Would you like to be part of an enthusiastic and caring veterinary team? Our clients small animal practice in Redditch is looking to expand their team and are looking for two friendly and professional RVNs to join their team of 5 vets, 4 nurses, 1 student nurse and 2 VCAs, 4 receptionists and 1 head nurse and practice manager.
    Based in the centre of Redditch, the practice benefits from free onsite parking and great public transport links with both the train station and bus station nearby.
    This thriving practice is bright, spacious, air-conditioned and purpose built to industry leading standards with 5 consult rooms, in house lab, diagnostic room including digital x-ray and ultra sound machine. They have a very varied case load and also boast separate dog, cat and small furries isolations wards as well as a dedicated dental suite.
    Person Specification

    You will be joining a fun, hardworking, dedicated team trying to make a difference to our clients by offering exceptional client care with community at our core. Their patients are at the heart of everything they do and will always come first.
    They are therefore looking for nurses who will reflect these values in their day to day nursing, looking to utilize all of their nursing skills. They really value the contribution that their nurses make and are looking for their new colleagues to be personable and approachable and enjoy building relationships with patients, clients and the team.
    These positions are full time, averaging 40 hours per week including 1 in 4 weekends and with time off in lieu for weekends worked. There are no OOH which means that all of their team get to enjoy an excellent work/life balance which they actively promote, knowing how important it is for a happy workplace!

    Job Ref: 19-00191

    Location: Redditch, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm Surgical Nurse for this new opening Role you can make your own!

    SOUTH DEVON – An exciting new opening has been introduced at our clients Vet Hospital.
    They are looking for a qualified RVN with a surgical interest (diploma holder welcome, but not essential) to expand their small but fabulous team in South Devon. The role they have opened up is a theatre role whereby the workload is predominantly referral Ophthalmology with the use of advanced anaesthesia techniques (full training will be provided) but also involves a mixture of first opinion small animal surgery and other referral services for Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and some orthopaedics. They have a fully equipped purpose built facility with new CT, ultrasound and Endoscopy suite along with other referral modalities on site to include Cardiology and dentistry.

    They are looking for an equally fabulous hard working nurse with a keen interest in focussing on theatre work and to learn about, or make use of current skills in advanced anaesthesia techniques and join them in their strive for high standards and compassionate care. They believe strongly in bringing out the best in their nurses, and encourage self belief and confidence in order to provide an excellent standard of care for their patients.

    They promote and encourage CPD (including allowance). They try to nurture any interests that their nurses have and encompass it where they can in practice. They are currently supporting two nurses working towards their advanced nursing diplomas.

    This position offers a good opportunity for learning and growth with full support from experienced Qualified RVN’s and referral specialists.

    Job Ref: 19-00168

    Location: Newton Abbott, England