Registered Veterinary Nurse- Join a busy, well established practice!

Location Devon
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Depending on experience
Contact name: Niamh Fanthrope

Contact email:
Job ref: NF2005
Published: 16 days ago

​Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are pleased to be working with a practice who need a RVN to complement their team.

About them:

They are a busy, well established, but ever evolving mixed animal practice located in Crediton, Devon. They have a fantastic client base who appreciate their work and ethos to treat their animals as if they are their own, they get actively involved in community events and are always looking for ways to improve their client, patient, and staff care.

Ideal Candidate:

Ideally, they are looking for an RVN but would consider an experienced second year nurse. They are proud to cover all their own emergency care so participation in their standby out of hours and weekend rotas would be required, but this is shared between all nurses meaning a 1:5 ratio, and you do not have to be onsite while on call it is purely a standby to assist the vets if they require help. CPD is actively encouraged with a yearly budget and paid CPD days off, they currently have a nurse completing her AVN and two vets completing certificates in medicine and surgery.

Hours are negotiable, full time, part time, they will consider options for the right person. Salary will be dependent on experience and hours.

They can also offer these benefits:

  • 6 weeks paid holiday including bank holidays

  • £600 CPD Allowance per annum

  • RCVS Membership paid

  • One other membership subscription

  • VDS cover

  • Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • CPD/training support

  • Company sick pay

  • Colleague engagement survey

  • Annual pay reviews

  • Focus on employee wellbeing

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 our way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.