Night RVN

Night RVN

Role: Night Registered Veterinary Nurse (surgical or medical bias)

Location: Barnet, North London

Hours: Permanent, 7 days on, 7 days off shift pattern

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience. £28-32k per annum


VetFinders are recruiting for our client in Barnet for a permanent Night Registered Veterinary Nurse, with immediate effect. This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified RVN looking to grow their career within a successful and well-respected practice and hospital group.


Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

  • Competitive salary
  • VDS paid
  • £550 CPD budget, certificates encouraged
  • 4 weeks paid holiday plus bank holidays
  • Birthday leave


The Role:

We are looking for a Night Registered Veterinary Nurse who holds the same values as the team. This is a hospital-based role therefore ideally the candidate will have experience in this setting, be able to work independently for the majority of shift, with a vet on call for emergencies.


This role is being offered on a permanent basis at 40 hours per week, averaged over 7 days on, 7 days off rolling rota.


A qualified RVN should promote good staff morale and positive culture, whilst leading by example, motivating the team towards the common goal of achieving excellence across clinical nursing standards.


Duties include:

  • Ensuring high standards of nursing care in accordance with the RCVS guide to veterinary nursing.
  • Excelling at high quality veterinary service and communication at all times, whether within the clinic or communicated externally via marketing and social media.
  • Ensuring good preventative healthcare knowledge and veterinary understanding to be able to advise clients accordingly and recognise and act on pet emergency situations.
  • Ensuring your service level in the reception and waiting area excels at first impressions to foster excellent client relations, interaction and engagement.
  • Performing surgical, radiographic, dental, laboratory, pharmacy, anaesthetic and in-patient care and procedures under the direction of the Clinical Director or a veterinary surgeon.

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be a team player

About the practice:

This practice has been established in the local area for over a century and is very well known and respected within the community. It has been a long-standing practice with many successes and accolades, including the hospital being one of the first to become a recognised Veterinary Hospital in the UK.


Our client is a fast paced, forward thinking, established team with an excellent reputation. It focuses on development and boosts excellent facilities and a great team environment.  


Great local amenities and transport links; central London is less than 30 minutes away via the tube!



To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV to Lucy in application.

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