Registered Veterinary Nurse - Up to 29k Salary + Relocation Allowance! No OOH's

Location County Antrim
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £29k + £2000 relocation allowance
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Job ref: NF017
Published: about 1 month ago

​Our client has an opportunity for an RVN to join their dynamic, multi-site practice!

About them

They are a 3- site practice with a great team on board, offering diagnostic imaging at 2 of our sites, dentals, lab work and surgical procedures. With a varied caseload, the practice is increasing focus on nurse consults and wellness screening as well as orthopaedics. The team consists of 7 Veterinary Surgeons, 4 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 Student Veterinary Nurses, a Veterinary Care Assistant and 9 Support Staff.

The role

  • Admitting patients

  • Preparing for surgeries including drawing up of medications,

  • Assisting Vets with surgeries,

  • Providing care and treatment to in-patients,

  • Running nurse consults/weight management clinics,

  • Lab work/x-rays/dental scale and polishing, discharging in-patients,

  • Cleaning kennels and surgical areas and reception duties on occasion when necessary.

A driving licence will be essential to travel between sites. 


The rota includes working Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:30pm. The weekend rota is 1:7 Saturdays from 9:00am- 6:00pm and Sunday 9:00am -1:00pm with TOIL for this the following week, 1/2 day Tuesday and all day Wednesday. There are no out of hours with this role.

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

Work-life balance
•    7 weeks annual leave
•    Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
•    Your birthday as a paid day off

•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership

•    £550 CPD allowance for 24 hours paid pro rata
•    Learning and development opportunities

Professional Memberships
•    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.

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All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.