Registered Veterinary Nurse- Salary up to £32k!

Location Reading
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £32k
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email:
Job ref: NF330
Published: 23 days ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are delighted to be working with a practice who is looking for an enthusiastic and confident Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team.


They welcome both full-time and part-time applicants. The full-time position is typically 40 hours over 4 or 5 days per week with a combination of early shifts from 8 am – 4:30 pm and late shifts from 11 am – 7:30 pm. Saturday mornings are 1:4 and there is no OOH. They value their nurses and recognise the integral part they play within their teams, which is why they are able to offer flexible working hours.

About the practice:

They are a first-opinion small animal practice conveniently situated in the bustling high street of Woodley in Berkshire. With good public transport links, travelling to central Reading or into London is an easy journey. Their practice is large and modern with 4 consult rooms, a dedicated digital x-ray and ultrasound room, a modern theatre, prep room, separate cat and dog kennels, an in-house laboratory and an excellent range of equipment including a multiparameter, baer hugger and fluid warmers.  

They are a two vet practice supported by a team of clinical and non-clinical colleagues. Their Head Vet is currently working towards their post-graduate certificate in Surgery and we have a large surgical caseload to support this.


​Salary up to £32,000 depending on experience –Welcome bonus of £2k and a relocation allowance available

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from - 

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave

  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

  • 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

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.

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