Registered Veterinary Nurse

Provost Vet Group, St Andrews
St Andrews
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
Up to £27,000 negotiable D.O.E

Posted on 20/01/2021

The Role

We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse on a full/part time basis to join our team at Provost Vets in St Andrews.  We are a 1st opinion small animal team that is passionate about providing excellent veterinary care to our patients.

At Provost Vets we support and encourage career progression whilst also protecting a positive and happy work/life balance. The role would involve a combination of nurse clinics, dentals, diagnostic imaging, ward and theatre nursing, we plan our rota around staff interests and skills.


Up to 40 hours per week (across 5 days but would consider 4 days and part time hours also considered)
1:4 Weekends  which consists of Saturday (8:30am-5:00pm) working alongside a vet and receptionist on consults, TOIL for the following Friday so you get a long weekend after your weekend on
Closed on Sundays


Up to £27,000 negotiable D.O.E
Relocation allowance of up to £5,000

About Us

We are located in the beautiful seaside town of St Andrews with 2 branches in the local area. The practice is well-equipped with high standard facilities including 2 surgical theatres, dental suite, digital and dental x-ray, endoscopy, Imotek ultrasound machine and in-house lab. We have designated cat, dog and isolation wards and we are proud to be a Cat Friendly Clinic. Our current team consists of 6 vets, 6 nurses and 6 receptionists.

St. Andrews is a seaside town northeast of Edinburgh, on Scotland’s east coast. It's known for its many golf courses, including the Old Course. Its also known for its historic university, medieval streets and gorgeous traditional buildings. The town is filled with exciting things to see and do, from St Andrews Cathedral to nearby Scotland’s Secret Bunker, so you won’t be short on places to visit. Located half an hour from Dundee and less than two hours from Edinburgh & Glasgow.

Applicant Requirements

Must be RCVS registered, we can consider experienced/newly qualified/soon to be qualified RVN’s for this role as full support and training will be provided. Further certification and career progression can be supported.


  • Increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Birthday leave
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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. 


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Any questions before applying?

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

Margaret Oliver

Senior Talent Partner


Provost Vet Group, St Andrews

31 Largo Road, St Andrews, KY16 8NJ, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal