Registered Veterinary Nurse

Alcombe Veterinary Surgery, Whitton
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
up to £35,000 depending on experience

Posted on 20/02/2024

Registered Veterinary Nurse 
Alcombe Vets, Whitton 
Salary up to £35,000 depending on experience 

We have an exciting position available for a proactive, enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly small animal veterinary practice in Whitton. The general nursing duties will include theatre work, in-patient care, nurse clinics and general housekeeping. The areas of responsibility are shared within the nursing team.

The full-time shift pattern is generally Monday - Friday shifts between 8 am- 7 pm, 4-5 days per week including 1:4 Saturdays. Flexible or part-time shifts covering 20 hours are also available. This position will be shared between the Whitton and Osterley branches.

Why Join Alcombe Vets? 

Our practice is equipped with excellent facilities including digital X-ray, ultrasound, multiparameter monitor and phovia. Whitton High Street is a stone's throw away, with plenty of shops, cafes, and restaurants. The nearest station is a 5-minute walk away, and there is a beautiful park a few minute's stroll away for summer lunchtimes.

Between Whitton and Osterley we have 2 Clinical Directors, 2 vets, 1 Practice Manager, 3 Receptionists, 3 RVNS, 1 Nurse, and 1 Student nurse. The successful candidate will join a fantastic team with a focus on support, giving you an excellent opportunity to develop your skills. 

Because our employees matter

We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
Work-life balance
  • 6.6 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
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • £550 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
Professional Memberships
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees
  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care
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Any questions before applying?

Speak to Nicola Grant from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Alcombe Veterinary Surgery, Whitton

80 Nelson Road, Whitton, TW2 7AY, Middlesex, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal