Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location Shrewsbury
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2151
Published: 21 days ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are delighted to be working with a practice who have an exciting opportunity that has arisen for a Night Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their 24-Hour Hospital.

The successful RVN will be eager to continue their nursing career within an Emergency and Critical Care role, working a 7-nights on, 7-nights off rota. You will work alongside multiple experienced vets who will work a combination of 7 on 7 off and 7 on 21 rotations.

The hospital takes out of hours for 10 clinics, and you will have the support of a twilight nurse until midnight.


This role is 7 nights on 7 nights off (42 hours per week) or 7 nights on 14 nights off (28 hours per week)


Up to £30k

Key Benefits:

  • Health cash plan from day one (covering dental, physio and optical services) with 24/7 Private GP Service.

  • Life Assurance 3 x salary.

  • Access to 24-hour counselling by phone or in person should you feel you need support.

  • 33 days’ annual leave (including Bank Holidays) rising to 38 with length of service.

  • Clinical CPD: £750 per year plus 2 days’ paid leave

  • Internal CPD and access to Clinical Communities

  • Funded certificate opportunities.

  • VDS and RCVS fees paid.

Your Skills and Experience:

  • RCVS registered Veterinary Nurse.

  • Experience of delivering exceptional patient and client care.

  • Experienced in working effectively as part of a team.

  • Experience of supporting Nurse consults, with an understanding of how this contributes to practice performance and efficiency.

  • Experienced in using coaching and influencing skills to get the best out of every colleague.

If you are interested please email Sophie at or APPLY with your CV.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 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 8744 0649.

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All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.