Registered Veterinary Nurse- Work in a busy, well-equipped and well-maintained practice!

Location Matlock
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30k
Contact name: Niamh Fanthrope

Contact email:
Job ref: NF2016
Published: 16 days ago

Our client who we are thrilled to be working with have an opportunity for a nurse to join the team at their practice on a fixed-term basis for a twelve month period starting this July.


This is a twelve month fixed term, full-time role working 40 hours per week plus 1:4 Saturday mornings (08:30-12:00). They’re open to being flexible.

About them:

This practice is a busy, well-equipped and well-maintained practice who see a varied small animal caseload. The team currently consists of a practice manager, one vet, a head nurse, a student nurse, two patient care assistants and a client care assistant. The county town of Derbyshire, Matlock is a charming blend of quaint cottages, elegant Georgian buildings and Victorian structures that show it’s rich history. The A6 runs through the heart of the town providing links to Derby in the South and Bakewell in the North while the railway station, part of the Derwent Valley line, connects the town to Derby.


£30,000 per year


  • Life Assurance 3 x salary.

  • Five weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays, rising to 6 weeks with length of service.

  • Clinical CPD: £750 per year plus 2 days’ paid leave

  • Internal CPD and access to Clinical Communities

  • Funded certificate opportunities.

  • VDS and RCVS fees paid.

  • Interest free Season Ticket Loan.

  • Cycle to Work scheme.

Your Skills and Experience:

  • RCVS registered Veterinary Nurse.

  • Experience of delivering exceptional patient and client care.

  • Experienced in working effectively as part of a team.

  • Experience of supporting Nurse consults, with an understanding of how this contributes to practice performance and efficiency.

  • Experienced in using coaching and influencing skills to get the best out of every colleague.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities, call Niamh on 028 8765 8065 or email a CV to

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