Registered Veterinary Nurse required at Amery Vets in Alton, Hampshire
We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team at Amery Vets. The position is full time, but we can consider a part time position for a more experienced RVN. Shifts will include theatre, inpatient care, and reception duties. We have a varied case load, with no two days the same and we operate 15-minute appointments to allow time to work up cases as needed.
Our flexible team would welcome both Full and Part time colleagues.
Our shifts are 8.15 to 4.30 and 10 to 7.30, we can be flexible for the right candidate. We have no on calls, but we do take care of our own hospital patients on a 1:7 rota consisting of evenings and weekends.
- Salary for the role is up to £28,000 per annum depending on experience.
- Welcome Bonus paying up to £3k
- Accommodation available next to the Alton surgery
We are a very well-established, 100% small animal practice located right next to the beautiful South Downs National Park, less than 1 hour from the coast, access to London via train and easy access to Gatwick and Heathrow airport. We continually strive for excellence in management, medicine, and service to enrich and lengthen the special relationship between people and their pets.
We have a visiting orthopaedic surgeon for the more challenging surgical cases. We are well equipped with digital x-rays and excellent ultrasound and dental equipment.
Team and Culture
Working in a vet practice is a big part of our lives and we want to enjoy coming in to work and to feel appreciated by colleagues and clients. We have a supportive and committed team of 7 Vets, 6 RVNs and 6 SVNs and 6 Receptionists in our 3 well-equipped surgeries on the Hampshire/Surrey border. We offer a vibrant workplace where you will be joining an enthusiastic and motivated team. Amery is a place where you will feel supported, encouraged, and challenged.
The successful candidate will be a dynamic Veterinary Nurse who wants to make a difference to our clients and their pets. They will be keen to develop their skills whilst sharing their knowledge with us. We are looking for a motivated, well organised, enthusiastic individual to join our Amery family.
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
- My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- 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 well-being
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
- Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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 and quote reference BH6636.
To apply, please email your CV to Megan at email@example.com by clicking the apply button or call 07977242413 for more information.