Registered Veterinary Nurse - Up to £29k Salary + Relocation Allowance

Location Inverness-shire
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £29,000
Contact name: Niamh Fanthorpe

Contact email:
Job ref: NF035
Published: about 1 month ago

Are you a ​RVN wanting to make a change? An exciting opportunity has arisen for an RVN to join our client who are a mixed 1st Opinion practice situated in the west highlands of Scotland.

About them

The mixed animal practice offers a varied caseload from assisting with the large animal work to 1st opinion cases. Offering general surgery, dental surgery and diagnostics, the clinic is facilitated with multi parameter, endoscope, digital x-ray, IDEXX blood machines, Tonapen, ultrasound and Intravenous fluid administration pumps. The Tier 2 RCVS accredited practice and Nurse training facility has a welcoming team comprising of 6 Veterinary Surgeons, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 1 Auxiliary Nurse.

Some daily duties will include

•    Inpatient Nursing
•    Anaesthetic Monitoring
•    Nurse Consults
•    Outreach Clinics 
•    Assisting with large animal work
•    Assist with Dentals 
•    Theatre duties


Full time is up to 40 hours per week across 5 days between the hours of 08:30-18:15 with 1:4 on call weekends and covering 1:4 Saturday mornings in clinic 08:30-12:30. Part time and job share can also be considered.

Key Benefits

•    6.6 weeks annual leave + Birthday leave
•    Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Employee wellbeing
•    £550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
•    Learning and development opportunities
•    VDS cover and 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.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.