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


    Perm RVN

    SURREY/HAMPS BORDER – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking to recruit 2permanent RVNs to join their team! They are looking for nurses with ideally 1-2 years plus experience, with a full skill set! The role is working a 4 day week with 1:4 saturdays. There are no OOH involved in the role so a nice work -life balance. A good mix between consults and surgeries, supported by a great team of RVN's and friendly clients willing for gold standard.

    Job Ref: 19-01251

    Location: Guildford, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Experienced Nurse Manager

    LEEDS – Are you an experinced RVN with a proven track record of managing large nursing teams and with a high level of clinical experience? Well organised? Strong leadership and communication skills? Experience in teaching and supporting.
    Our clients operate a gold-standard, busy, hospital-level veterinary practice supporting the OOH/ECC for 15 practices in the area. They have a large team of39 colleagues (including 11 RVN's. 4 SVN's, 3VCA's) and so they are solely looking for experienced, senior nurse applicantswith a proven record of managing largeclinical teams to hospital standard. This is not a role for RVN candidates looking for their first headnurse/nurse manager role.
    This role is 70-80% managerial/administrative, 20% clinicalwith the central focus of supporting the existing nursing team in their growth, development and maintenance of clinical standards. Our clients pride themselves in having a lovely, friendly team with great communication and colleague support at the heart of what they do.

    They offer a pleasant 4 day week – 40hrs and light 1:4 weekend rota.
    Generous CPD allowance
    Pension,
    RCVS/VDS membershippaid,
    5.6 weeks holiday (goes to 6.6 weeks after 2 years with practice,
    Birthday off,
    Generous, enhanced maternity pay
    Incomeprotection
    Life Insurance

    if you feel that you have the experience and drive needed for this role, contact us today on 0115 9681515.

    Job Ref: 19-01172

    Location: Leeds, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Experienced, friendly, reliable Veterinary Nurse desired. P/T or F/T

    WEST SUSSEX- Our clients are seeking a dedicated and forward thinking RVN to join their welcoming team.
    Are you looking for:
    A better work/life balance?
    A responsible role to call your own?
    A reputable first opinion independent practice?
    A down to Earth and caring team?
    Are you:
    Self-motivated, hardworking and reliable?
    A team player with strong initiative?
    Perhaps looking to return to nursing and looking for a supportive nursing team to share your passion with?
    Dedicated and willing to go that extra mile to ensure that client satisfaction and clinical services are delivered?

    You'll be joining our existing nursing team of 3 VN's (x2 RVN's and x1 VN). Your role will include anaesthesia, radiography, inpatient care, laboratory work, assisting with surgical procedures, nurse consultations and more.
    Average 37.5 hrs a week – Part Time and Flexible Hours considered
    4 day week considered
    Monday – Friday 2-3 early finishes a week.
    Shared Weekday on call rota (no phones) (currently 1:5)
    1:12 Weekend on call rota (includes branch work) Shared and Flexible Hours to suit considered.
    Competitive Remuneration, commensurate with experience
    Generous CPD allowance
    Paid RCVS and VDS Membership
    Company Pension Scheme
    Discounted veterinary products and services for own pets
    A relocation package or accommodation may be available for the right candidate
    Part time and flexible hours considered. Established and well-equipped practice between the Sea and South Downs National Park. Chichester, Worthing and Brighton are within easy reach, and London is commutable by train.

    Job Ref: 19-01104

    Location: Rustington, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Senior Nursing Manager

    DEWSBURY –

    Are you passionate about the importance of Veterinary Nursing? Do you think you could be the voice of nursing on our clients Senior Leadership Team?

    We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious RVN to join our clientsas aSENIOR NURSING MANAGER. This key leadership role would be ideal for an RVN with experience leading a large team to progress their career to the next level.

    Our clients area 13 site Primary Care Practice with a central hub at abusy Tier 3 Hospital in Dewsbury. Theyare proud to be a member of the Linnaeus Group. Their ethos is clinical excellence and theytry and live by theirCore Values. Client and patient care is at the heart of what theydo.

    Key Roles & Responsibilities

    People Leadership & Management – To understand Core Values and be a culture leader of the practice and a positive presence in the workplace. To be accountable for the management of the nursing team. Directly line managing the Lead Nurses.
    Clinical Leadership – To enable provision of a uniform, clinically excellent, gold standard patient and client service through clinical audit, planning and delivery of in house and external training.
    Operational Integrity – To work with other members of the Senior Leadership to ensure excellent communication, the smooth running of the practice and practice growth.

    Key Qualifications and Skills

    Full, clean driving license

    RVN with 5+ years' experience within clinical practice

    Experience managing a large team in a multi-site veterinary practice OR ability to demonstrate strong leadership and team management skills

    Ability to demonstrate excellent knowledge of veterinary nursing professional roles and responsibilities & to articulate what 'best practice' looks like in terms of patient care

    Ideally holder of an Advanced Veterinary Nursing qualification but at least evidence of other qualifications/career progression to date

    A great vacancy for you to progress and develop your career. Call us today on 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-01068

    Location: Dewsbury, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Vet Nurse. Lovely village location with direct links to London

    HERTFORDSHIRE – Our clients are seeking a confident vet nurse to join their fabulous team based in the lovely small town of Bushey in Hertfordshire. The area has direct links to London and Watford for those days out and has the Bushey Festival! They are a 4 practice vet and you will be based at the Bushey practice, you would be required to travel to the other sites for the occasional meeting. This is a full time role – 40hrs per week working 8 hrs per day Mon-Fri, Latest finish would be 7:30. Paid lunch break and working 1:5 weekends, Saturday 9-1 or 10-4 Sunday. In patient on a rota, for which this is paid in addition to your salary. 500 CPD allowance, Bupa cashback and Summer and Christmas parties. They are a lovely friendly team, for more information on this vacancy please contact the office on 0115 9681515.

    Job Ref: 19-00977

    Location: Greater London, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    WEST YORKSHIRE – Our client is looking for a permanent RVN to join their fantastic team, located in West Yorkshire. The role is based at one of their branch practices, working a full time role 40 hrs per week, 1:5 Saturday afternoons ( NO OOH involved) The practice is well equipped with 2 consult rooms, separate cat and dog wards, theatre, dental and lab! Competitive salary and generous CPD. Please get in touch for more info – recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00969

    Location: Dewsbury, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    SCOTLAND – Do you enjoy being and RVN in a first opinion, 100% small animal, general practice?
    Do you have the skills and knowlege to be a good team player but have the opportunity to take the lead, run your own clinics, have a say in setting up and reviewing practice systems and protocols or do you want to teach the next generation of RVNs? The role is working a 41-hour week on average and no on call! So, plenty of free time and perfectly situation for city or country pursuits! Please get in touch for more info!

    Job Ref: 19-00822

    Location: Scotland, Scotland

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    LINCOLNSHIRE- Our client a SA cluster of practices based in Peterborough are looking for an RVN to help with some maternity cover.The role is working between 2 branches ( close by to eachother) The role is day shifts only, no OOH, and occasional weekends ( days only) with time off in lieu. Excellent package including CPD and pension scheme. Please get in touch for some more infomation – recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0155 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00805

    Location: Cambridgeshire, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    PETERBOROUGH – Our client a SA cluster of practices based in Peterborough are looking for a permanent RVN or ANA to join their team! The role is working between 2 branches ( close by to eachother) The role is day shifts only, no OOH, and occasional weekends ( days only) with time off in lieu. Excellent package including CPD and pension scheme. Please get in touch for some more infomation – recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0155 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00804

    Location: Cambridgeshire, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm RVN

    CHIPPENHAM – Our client a 100% SA hospital are looking for a perm RVN to join their team! The role is working 36 hours per week, with a 1:8 weekend rota ( days only) with days off in lieu. no OOH involved. Please get in touch for more info recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 19-00798

    Location: Chippenham, England