Vet Nurses and other support staff

Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics

Coombefield Veterinary Hospital, Axminster, Devon (posted 6th May)

Coombefield Vets

Due to practice growth, we are looking forward to welcome a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our team. Days and hours of work can be flexible with working alongside an equal share of out of hours duties not exceeding 1:4 weekends and 1 night duty per week. Time off in lieu is given retrospectively.

We are looking for a nurse who are friendly, confident and who can provide exceptional care to our clients and patients alike. We are a very supportive team who will help you ensure high clinical standards are met and confidence is given in assisting and developing our student veterinary nurses. Depending on experience we can offer a salary range between £21,000 - £27,000 basic pay per annum with overtime and duties worked paid on top.

We are a small animal, 1st Opinion, Tier 3 Veterinary Hospital in Devon. We have 2 operating theatres, self-contained dental suite, imaging suite, separate cattery, kennels and isolation wards with Gold standard ISFM cat friendly accreditation. We also have an internal lab, pharmacy and 5 consult rooms with separate dog and cat waiting areas. Our excellent facilities allow our clinical team to deliver veterinary care with a dedicated focus of providing high clinical standards. This is something we take every opportunity in developing and delivering. Our values are at the heart of how we build our culture and how we treat each other. By acting and behaving in accordance with our values, we achieve better cooperation, communication and create a more positive working environment. We care for animals and people, keep our promises, treat each other with decency and respect. We dare to innovate, encourage entrepreneurial thinking and identify opportunities to succeed in a changing world. We share knowledge, best practice and make decisions based on trust, dialogue, commitment and engagement.

The successful candidate will be RCVS registered. We are looking for someone who will maintain a high standard of inpatient care, assist with surgical procedures and guide and support student veterinary nurses. The ability to communicate with clients and maintain a high professional standard is essential.

Benefits (subject to pro rata)

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

To apply, please email your CV to Claire at or call 07741652975 for more information.


Conanvet, Conon Bridge, Highland (posted 26th April)


Job Vacancy - Registered Veterinary Nurse

We have successfully filled the position for our previously advertised maternity cover, however another position has arisen due to one of our RVN’s spreading her wings and heading off to work abroad.

The role will be full time position of a 40 hour week, plus 1 in 5 Saturday mornings

Working hours will be a shift pattern consisting of an 8 hour day between 8am-8pm, Monday to Friday
No OOH or Sundays

Previous experience working in a small animal practice is essential, mixed practice experience a bonus

Recent graduates welcomed

Full driving licence required as there can be requirement to work in other branches

Salary & Benefits:

About us:
Conanvet is a busy, RCVS accredited, independent mixed practice. We are located 20 minutes north of Inverness in Conon Bridge, with smaller branches in Fortrose, Ullapool and Gairloch. Our clinical team consists of 12 vets, 7 RVNs and a full support team including student nurses and VCAs. We are also an RCVS approved training practice.

Please send your CVs and covering letter addressed to Kelly (Head Nurse) and Hayley (Deputy Head Nurse) to

Stow Veterinary Surgeons, Cotswolds (posted 16th March) 12 Month Contract

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Fixed term small animal nurse vacancy in the Cotswolds, UK

Come and join our small animal practice in Stow on the Wold, Cotswolds.

Beautiful countryside on your doorstep and great rail links to London.

You will be joining our 7 vet and 6 nurse team in our purpose built practice

We are looking for nurse cover June 2021 to May 2022, full or part time.

To discuss role or apply: facebook

Carisbrooke Vets, Isle of Wight (posted 16th March)

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Carisbrooke Vets Ltd is a 14 vet, traditional mixed practice on the Isle of Wight. Due to an ever-increasing workload in our thriving, independent set up we are looking for an additional, qualified or experienced nurse to supplement our current team.

Hours are full time, 35 hours per week, on a shift rota between 7.30am and 7.30pm, and inclusion on the out of hours rota and some Saturdays is a must. This is currently one in 11 but changes to the number of nurses we have, and so flexibility is essential.

Please have a look at our website to see more about the Practice, and if you think you have what we are looking for please apply with your CV to

Closing date: 26th March 2021

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