Registered Veterinary Nurse - Salary from €28,000!

Location Limerick
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €28,000+
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email:
Job ref: NF039
Published: about 1 month ago

​Our client in Dooradoyle, County Limerick is seeking a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their Small Animal Practice!

About them

The professional and welcoming team comprises of 7 Veterinary surgeons, 7 Veterinary nurses and 4 members of a Support team. Some vets in the practice are certificate holders in Small Animal Surgery & Advanced Veterinary Practice keeping the day-to-day caseload interesting and varied.


The working rota will cover 40 hours, 5 days per week, and 1 in 7 weekends.

The 3 shift patterns include 12pm-8pm, 8am-4pm,10am-6pm.

RVNs are required to work weekends and evenings on call on a rota basis. Out of hours are paid in TOIL or overtime. This would be great for an RVN who wants more experience in this area.

The practice are flexible with shift patterns to promote good work life balance.


Salary for this position starts at €28,000 depending on experience level.

The duties will encompass all aspects of the RVN role, including inpatient care, surgery, pharmacy etc.

All applicants must have a recognised qualification in Veterinary Nursing and be eligible to register with the Veterinary Council of Ireland. 

New graduate welcome, training will be provided.

Key Benefits

    • 22 days Annual Leave   & Birthday Leave

    • Paid Maternity & Paternity Leave Package s

    • Cycle to Work Scheme  

    • Employee Wellness Scheme

    • Paid Bereavement Leave  

    • Company Sick Pay  

    • €600 annual CPD allowance with 3 days paid CPD days – subject to pro rata  

    • Career Progression Opportunities, with annual pay reviews and trainig funding

    • VCI membership and VDS cover paid  

    • Employer Pension Contributions  

    • Discounted Veterinary Fees  

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.