Registered Veterinary Nurse

Framlingham Vets
Permanent, Full time
Competitive Salary

Posted on 06/07/2021

The Role

We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly, hardworking team at Framlingham Vets on a full-time basis, working 1 in 4 Saturdays. Being a Registered Veterinary Nurse at Framlingham Vets, you will be an active member of the clinical team. Supporting the vets in the treatment of sick and injured animals. Utilising your skills of your qualification, carrying out nurse clinics and all nursing duties in a single site small animal practice.

About Us

Framlingham is a quaint historic town in Suffolk, it is known for being one of the most desirable places to live in the country and it is more famous for its beautiful Castle which towers over the town (and more recently for Ed Sheeran!). Our practice is small animal only, operating over 6 days. The building is purpose-built, modern and spacious. We have separate dog and cat kennels. We run a range of nurse-run consultations including geriatric pet, weight control, travel and dental clinics. We have a full complement of support staff plus an experienced practice manager. Head to our website and social media pages to get an idea of who we are. 

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a friendly member of staff who would fit in well within our small team. Good communication skills are a must as well as great customer skills and nursing skills. Specific interests will be encouraged.

Benefits (subject to pro rata)

•    4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
•    3 days paid CPD leave
•    £550 CPD allowance per annum
•    RCVS Membership paid
•    Service based holiday entitlement increases
•    VDS cover
•    Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
•    Enhanced paternity pay
•    Birthday leave
•    Discounted veterinary fees
•    My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Pension
•    CPD/training support
•    Paid bereavement leave
•    Company sick pay
•    Employee opinion survey
•    Free uniform in a number of roles
•    Annual pay reviews
•    Social events
•    Academy & Leadership courses
•    Focus on employee wellbeing
•    Relocation packages
•    Career progression opportunities
•    Free flu jabs

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

Framlingham Vets

Station Road, Framlingham, IP13 9EE, Suffolk, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal