Registered Veterinary Nurse- (Bristol)

Location Bristol
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £22.5k-£31k
Contact name: Paul

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC4170
Published: 21 days ago

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are delighted to be working with a long-established and continually growing first opinion and referral small animal practice who are looking for an additional veterinary nurse to join the team. With a salary up to £31k, the chance to work alongside two experienced Advanced Practitioners in Small Animal Surgery and the rest of their fantastic team, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

They are a well-established and well-equipped first opinion practice and as well as looking after their local clients, their highly experienced surgeons offer additional services such as restorative therapy and laparoscopy procedures across the Bristol region.

Upon joining them, you will work alongside their 8 vets, 7 RVNs and fantastic support team of 10. They are a very happy, well-organised and supportive team.

Ideal Candidate:

They are looking for a forward-thinking, experienced Veterinary Nurse who is prepared to help with both first opinion and referrals and is confident working unaccompanied. They also place importance on building strong relationships with their clients and the clients pets. Experience of referral work isn’t essential – you will receive all the training needed.

Ideally, they’re looking for someone to work at least 3-4 days a week and share weekends on a rota basis (1 in 6 weekends). Shifts are varied (8 to 4, 9 to 5, 10-6 & 11.30 to 7.30) Paid lunch breaks and overtime.

In addition to a competitive salary of up to £31k (DOE), they offer a generous CPD allowance, great colleague support as well as the other generous benefits package you would expect from a market leader within the profession.

This package includes:

Enhanced annual leave – 5.6 weeks including bank holidays rising to 6.6 days including bank holidays after 2 calendar years employment.

•    £22.5-31k pro rata salary
•    Contributory pension scheme
•    Income protection after 1yrs service
•    Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
•    Birthday off (additional to annual leave)
•    Subsidised Private health insurance after 2 calendar years of employment
•    Childcare vouchers
•    Company Sick pay (based on service)
•    Exclusive company discounts and rewards

If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Paul on 07936947875 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 02887658068.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.