Registered Veterinary Nurse for Branch Practice in Suffolk


Steph Ward

Our client have a full-time vacancy for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them at their Bury St. Edmunds surgery.

This is a friendly and hardworking practice who aim to give all clients a personal, high quality service. CPD is encouraged, and funding for certificates is there for motivated colleagues. Plus the team benefit from being part of a larger group, who have a strong employee-centred ethos, and invest in education and facilities, whilst allowing good clinical freedom.

This is the main branch for the group of 3 practices and has 4/5 Vets and 5/6 nurses working from it. The team have access to the well-equipped branch with access to digital X-ray, operating theatre, orthopaedic equipment, ultrasound, in-house blood machines, and urinalysis.

This is a full-time role, working 37.5 hours across 5 days per week plus a contribution to the weekend and out-of-hours rota. This will equate to working one weekend on-call and one Saturday morning at nearby Thetford surgery; one of each in a 11–12 week cycle.
Every three weeks, you will work one on-call evening. After 10pm Monday-Thursday, from 6pm on Friday, and from 5pm on Saturday/Sundays the teams out-of-hours work goes to a local out-of-hours provider. So the on-call then is for inpatients only.

Salary will be dependant on experience and you will be well reimbursed with extra pay for any out-of-hours work.
You will receive a generous CPD allowance, RCVS fees paid, and a generous employee discount on pet care.

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

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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.