Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location Abingdon
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £24,000-30,000
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email:
Job ref: NF001
Published: 25 days ago

​An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and professional RVN to join a multi site practice working with a large team.

About them

You will be joining a team of 8 Vet Surgeons, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 Student Nurse and 1 VCA, a 2-colleague reception team, 1 Administrator, 1 Assistant Practice Manager and 1 Practice Manager who work closely together to provide a supportive environment for patients, clients, and colleagues alike. 

Specialising in small animal orthopaedics and soft tissue surgery, the practice is extremely well equipped with state-of-the-art equipment providing advanced orthopaedic and keyhole surgery. The practice also deals with a wide variety of cases and has a growing number of insured clients, allowing cases to be thoroughly investigated and worked up to a high standard.

The ideal candidate will have high levels of resilience, with excellent attention to detail and great communication skills. A strong level of nursing is essential, as well as a compassionate and dedicated approach to providing an outstanding service for clients and their pets.

Some of your main responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing animals for surgery and supporting in surgery         

  • Administration of drugs, anaesthetic, and injections        

  • Nurse clinics        

  • X-rays        

  • Inpatient care        

  • Cleaning


This position is full time averaging 40 hours


Between £24,000-30,000

The generous package can include:

  • Supportive and friendly working environment         

  • Excellent career opportunities and development        

  • Contributory pension scheme        

  • Dedicated CPD allowance        

  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVNA, VDS)        

  • Exclusive company discounts

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Niamh on 028 8765 8065 or email a CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8765 8065.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.