Registered Veterinary Nurse

Virginia Water Veterinary Clinic
Virginia Water
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
up to £29,000 per annum depending on experience.

Posted on 28/01/2022

The Role

We are looking for 1 full time Registered Veterinary Nurse on a permenant basis and 1 full time Registered Veterinary Nurse on a fixed term basis to join our progressive and cohesive team. The role will be 40 hours per week, with a mixture of early and late shifts, Mon-Fri and a minimum of 1:4 Saturday mornings. No out of hours, Sundays or Bank Holidays. We are happy to consider part time applications. You will have varied responsibilities including, Inpatients, Ops, GAs, Lab, X-ray, Consultations, Pharmacy, Equipment care and supporting other team members to keep every day varied.

The role would be an excellent opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse looking to build experience for a future Senior/Head Veterinary Nurse role.


Salary for the role is up to £29,000 per annum depending on experience.

About Us

We are a friendly, small animal practice based in Virginia Water, Surrey. We have excellent transport links to London and beautiful local woodland. Our practice is excellent equipped with digital x-ray, operating facilities, capnograph, BP, ECG, ultrasound, digital dental x-ray, lab with much used microscope and more. We pride ourselves on getting to know our clients and patients and from this have a great local reputation and loyal clients.

Team and Culture 

We believe all of our team are important and key to the success of Virginia Water Vets. We will listen to your ideas and support development in your areas of interest wherever possible. We are a real family feel clinic with a strong team bond.

We have 3 CDs leading our clinical team and working as the Vets in practice, 3 RVNs and a support staff made up of 1 ANA soon to be SVN, 3 Receptionists and 1 Clinical Administrator.

Applicant Requirements

Applicants must be a Registered Veterinary Nurse (some Schedule 3) and have some experience in small animal general practice. Willingness to get involved with development of practice protocols, improving clinical standards and patient care is essential. Clinical Coach or willingness to train advantageous.

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

•             Pawsome - 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 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.


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Any questions before applying?

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

Virginia Water Veterinary Clinic

447 Stroude Road, Virginia Water, GU25 4BU, Surrey, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal