Registered Veterinary Nurse- Salary up to £30k! (Kilmarnock)

Location Kilmarnock
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG862
Published: about 1 month ago

We at Lloyd & Cowan are thrilled to be working with a practice who have the perfect opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team.


Picture your days spent across 2 of their 4 vibrant branches each of which has its own character. You'll collaborate with fellow nurses, sometimes as a dynamic duo and other times as the dedicated nursing presence alongside their skilled veterinarians and receptionists.

The role is a mix of surgical nursing (anaesthetics and kennel management for day surgical patients and hospitalised patients) and nurse consultations. Their nurses perform 2nd vaccinations, post op checks, nurse clinics, etc. 


Their full-time roster embraces 40 hours a week, spanning 4 weekdays with the added touch of and 1 in 3 Saturday mornings, giving a full weekday off.  They are also very open to part-time candidates and can chat about custom rota options during your interview.

About them:

As you venture into their clinics, you'll discover well-equipped consulting, operating, and laboratory setups at each site and radiography and ultrasound at their larger locations. Their diverse nurse line-up spans the journey from SVN to accomplished professionals with stints in referral settings or long-standing general practice careers. 

Their close-knit community of 11 Vets, 7 RVNs, 1 SVN, 4 ACAs, dedicated receptionists, and 2 practice managers emanates an air of camaraderie.


Earn Up to £30,000 Based on Experience, Plus Fantastic Benefits 

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
•    6.8 weeks annual leave
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    £550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
•    Certificate support
•    VDS cover
•    RCVS fees

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or share this post with your connections who might be interested - Send through a CV or email Sophie for a friendly chat!

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 on 028 8765 8068.

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.