Registered Veterinary Nurse - Salary up to €37k + Benefits - No OOH's

Location Galway
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €37,000
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email:
Job ref: NF038
Published: about 1 month ago

​Our client has a exciting opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their two-branch practice in Knocknacarra.

About them

The small animal group is located in the beautiful coastal city of Galway, with a wide array of top of the range equipment and services to ensure provision of exceptional care to their patients. The highly skilled team comprises of 10 Veterinary Surgeons, 9 Veterinary Nurses, 3 Receptionists and a Practice Manager. This includes Cert holders in Small Animal Medicine, Surgery, Emergency and Critical Care, Anaesthesia and Analgesia, Dermatology and Diagnostic Imaging. Professional development is highly encouraged.


Full-time, permanent position of 36 to 40 hours per week, typically over 4-5 days per week.

Shift patterns include 8-5, 9-6, 9:30 - 6:30.

No Sundays/Bank Holidays or Out-of-Hours.


Up to €37K + benefits depending on experience. 

The role includes clinical nursing and client effacing roles such as nurse clinics. Previous experience working in small animal referrals would be preferred, but not essential. New graduates are welcome to apply and support and training will be provided.

Key Benefits

  • Minimum of 22 days Annual Leave (pro-rata for Part Time)

  • Birthday Leave (paid day off on your birthday)

  • Paid Paternity & MaternityLeave Package

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Focus on empoyee wellbeing

  • Paid Bereavement Leave

  • Company Sick Pay

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

  • Career Progression Opportunities, with annual pay reviews

  • VCI membership and VDS cover paid

  • Employee Pension Contributions

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.