Full Time Registered Veterinary Nurse near Worthing


Julie Powell

Our client’s group was founded in 1958 and is now part of a larger group based in the Worthing area. They are now looking for a Full Time Registered veterinary Nurse to join the team.

The client is in partnership with Vetsnow, who looks after the OOH’s on site. They have approximately 100 team members across 7 sites. They are a busy hospital, dealing with 1st Opinions and Referrals. The specialist services include diagnostic imaging with on-site CT, orthopaedics, cardiology, soft tissue medicine and internal medicine. They are equipped with a fully functional Dental Suite, Endoscopic and Laparoscopic equipment. There is also an on-site laboratory; spacious staff training room and well equipped and comfortable staff break room for that much-needed cup of tea.

In this role you will be joining a team of 20 Vets and 25 Nurses including the Students. They have a team of VCA's and a Support Team which amounts to approximately another 20 members of staff. There are 2 Certificate Holders with certificates in Medicine, Cardiology, Surgery, and Diagnostic Imaging. They also have a visiting Diploma Holder, specialising in Cardiology.

The ideal candidate will be motivated to lead and who has an interest in running Practice Nurse Clinics held both at the main hospital and local branches. This exciting opportunity will suit someone who is passionate about delivering a first-class service to clients and their beloved pets. They are a large busy hospital, the advantage of this is that the nurses are able to specialise in areas that they have an interest in. They are looking for someone to take ownership of the nurse clinics. The successful candidate will need to be able to carry out varied consultations and ensure that appointments are running on time. This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys client contact and building a rapport. They want someone who is willing to introduce new initiatives and ways of working into the practice. The practice nurse will work occasional days on the clinical floor, as required, helping with ward duties and in theatre.

The successful candidate will need to be a Qualified RVN, with an interest or some experience of running nurse clinics preferable. The new RVN practice nurse to be someone with the ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate great organisational skills.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

Not all of our roles are on our website, so if you are looking to move jobs, please get in touch to discuss your options.

If this vacancy isn’t quite right for you, please visit to view a full list of our current vacancies. You can also sign up for email alerts to receive news of new vacancies the second they are posted.

Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.