Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Type:       Registered Veterinary Nurse

Salary:            £23,000 to £30,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            40 hrs pw. No OOH’s

Location:        Colchester, Essex

Job ref:           1478

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They have a new opportunity for a proactive and enthusiastic RVN to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join this independent 100% small animal practice in Colchester.


  • No OOH
  • 5 days a week,
  • Structured shifts, 0800 – 1700, one 0930 – 1830 pw, one 1030 – 1930 pw
  • 1:6 Weekends, with TOIL Saturdays 0830 – 1430

The practice is purpose built with modern equipment to assist you. They have a progressive team, open to new ideas and take pride in offering a high standard of care to their clients and patients.

This is a very busy practice so you will need to be able to hit the ground running.

This role would suit a newly qualified to an experienced RVN. There is no sole-charge

The Practice

The practice is an independent small animal veterinary practice based at The Hythe in Colchester. For over seventy years, they have been looking after pets in Colchester. During this time, they have developed a strong bond with many of the families in the community.

With eleven experienced vets, they can deal with the needs of all types of pet, from hamsters to iguanas, from dwarf rabbits to giant dogs and from Amazon parrots to Bengal cats

They aim to be the friendliest and most caring vets in Colchester. They will always try to do their very best for your pet AND for you. They know that coming to a veterinary practice can be stressful at times so they will always try to help you feel at ease whenever they can.


  • RCVS & BVNA membership fees included
  • CPD allowance. £500, 4 days
  • Pension scheme

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.


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