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Registered Veterinary Nurse (No OOH)

Simply Vets
Ruislip, London (Greater)
£28,000 - £32,000 a year
Closing date
9 May 2024
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Companion / Small animal
Veterinary Nurse
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Career Level
Mid Career, Late Career

Job Details

Job Description: Veterinary Nurse

Location: Ruislip, London

Company Overview: Established in 1946, we are a proudly independent veterinary clinic located in Ruislip, dedicated to providing exceptional care to our patients. We believe in treating every pet as a cherished member of the family and strive to deliver the highest standard of veterinary services. Our main hospital boasts comprehensive surgical and hospitalization facilities, ensuring that pets receive the best possible care in a comfortable environment.

Position: Full-time Veterinary Nurse

Shift Schedule: A mix of early and late shifts, including 8am - 4pm, 11am - 8pm, and occasionally 1pm - 9.30pm. Rotational weekend shifts, with one weekend worked every six weeks with a half day before your weekend. Weekend shifts typically involve working from 8.30am - 6pm on Saturday and 9am - 12pm on Sunday. No out-of-hours duties as we utilize Vets Now services.


  • Assist veterinary surgeons in the provision of high-quality care to patients, including pre-operative preparations, monitoring anesthesia, and post-operative care.
  • Provide compassionate nursing care to hospitalized patients, ensuring their comfort and well-being at all times.
  • Conduct diagnostic procedures and laboratory tests as directed by veterinary surgeons.
  • Maintain accurate medical records and ensure compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, providing guidance on pet care and treatment plans.
  • Assist with the maintenance of surgical and hospitalization facilities, ensuring cleanliness and functionality.
  • Collaborate with the veterinary team to ensure efficient clinic operations and exceptional patient care.


  • Qualified and registered veterinary nurse (RVN) with relevant experience in a clinical setting.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a compassionate approach to patient care.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Excellent organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Flexibility to work varying shifts, including weekends and occasional late evenings.
  • Commitment to upholding professional standards and adhering to ethical guidelines.
  • Knowledge of veterinary software systems is advantageous.


  • Competitive salary range of £28,000 - £32,000 per annum.
  • Workplace pension scheme.
  • CPD allowance of £850 per year, with up to a week's paid time off to attend CPD events.
  • Cost-price staff pet treatment.
  • Generous holiday allowance of 28 days per year inclusive of bank holidays.

Join Our Team: If you are a dedicated and compassionate veterinary nurse seeking a rewarding opportunity to contribute to the well-being of animals, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and become part of a passionate community committed to providing exceptional veterinary care.


Simply Vets - the recruitment team who care

Here at Simply Vets, our mission is to keep the vets and nurses in the profession and keep them happy. We are vet and nurse led so we understand. We also know that it’s not just about the clinical skills, it’s how you are going to get along with the rest of the team. That’s why we offer a free Talent Dynamics personality test so that you can find out more about yourself and what role you play in a team. Talent Dynamics Profile Test | Welcome ( A talent Dynamic report helps give you a clearer direction on what path to follow in your new job and for the future.

We practice personal, ethical recruitment and we do not share your details without your permission.

We have a fantastic reach and network of Veterinary professionals through our Webinar Vet global community and Simply Vets registered Candidates. As we are a sister company to The Webinar Vet , if we successfully place you in a practice, we also include you a Free 1-year unlimited membership for The Webinar Vet worth Vet CPD Webinars | Veterinary Videos & Podcasts | The Webinar Vet.

Caring for the profession, caring for the planet - we are a certified carbon negative company and we plant a tree for every candidate placed. Together with The Webinar Vet we've planted around 10,000 trees!



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