Registered Veterinary Nurse- Salary up to €36k plus a great location!

Location Carlow
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to €36k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2300
Published: about 1 month ago

 Our client who we are pleased to be working with are seeking a Veterinary Nurse to join their Small Animal team. Their current team is made up of 5 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 Veterinary Nurses and 5 Support Staff.

About them:

This practice is a busy, first opinion mixed practice located 5 minutes from the town centre of Carlow. They are in a great location about 1 hour from Dublin and Waterford with excellent access to the main motorways.

Their Small Animal services are rapidly expanding. They have lots of equipment in-house to keep up with their ever-growing small animal services including Gas Anaesthesia, Digital Xrays, Haematology, Biochemistry, Dental Machine, Ultrasound and Microscopy.

The Role:
The Veterinary Nurse position is a full-time permanent,  of 42.5 hours over 5 days per week. Typical shifts are 8.5 hours per day: 8am-5:30pm or 9am-6:30pm. There is no OOH or Weekend work involved in this role.

Your main duties would be split between surgical nursing patient care and nursing consultations. 


Up to €36,000 depending on experience.

Applicant Requirements:
They are seeking a qualified Veterinary Nurse eligible to register with the VCI.
Experienced or New Graduates are welcome to apply to this position, support and training will be provided.

In addition to a competitive salary, you will also benefit from:

  • 22 days Annual Leave
  • Paid Maternity Leave Package
  • Paid Paternity Leave
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • EAP and wellbeing centre access
  • Paid Bereavement Leave
  • €600 annual CPD allowance with 3 days paid pro rata
  • VCI membership paid
  • VDS cover paid
  • Annual Pay Reviews
  • Employee Pension Contributions


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 on028 8744 0649.
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