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Exciting Opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse!

Higham Vets
Higham Ferrers, Rushden
Salary of £30,000 + bonus
Closing date
6 Jul 2024

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Small Animal
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Are you a compassionate and skilled recently qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) looking for a fulfilling career in veterinary medicine? Look no further! We are thrilled to announce an opening for a dedicated RVN to join our dynamic team and make a difference in the lives of animals and their owners. A role working with vets who actually support you and value all you do!

At Higham Vets, we are committed to providing the highest standard of care to our animal patients and their families. Our beautiful practice is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and staffed by a team of passionate professionals dedicated to excellence in veterinary medicine. We have amazing clients who really see you as the 4th emergency service

Join an independent practice and be part of a close knit team that thrive under the pressure that only saving lives creates. As a fast growing 6 vet practice, we are currently expanding to provide further opportunities for our team, clients and their pets:

  • Our nursing services to include geriatric clinics
  • Building a dedicated in-patients reception
  • Developing an entire new purpose built practice

Rewarding Clinical Progression And Client Delight With:

  • £30,000 salary
  • Generous annual bonus or extra holiday
  • Guaranteed first year bonus
  • Relocation package
  • Pension
  • Childcare funding
  • Paid CPD
  • Cost price personal pet care
  • Paid RCVS/VDS premiums
  • Regular team day outings (spa, horse racing, karting, casino…)
  • Career progression opportunities

Job Details:

  • 40 hours over a 4-day week and ¼ weekends. These can be flexible.
  • No OOH, no on call nor bank holidays
  • Be part of a family - we share truth, trust and responsibility
  • Stylish and modern reception area
  • Air-con throughout
  • Supported training for professional progression
  • Regular orthopaedic surgery
  • A fully equipped clinic including separated cat/dog areas, labs, new digital x-ray and ultrasound
  • A Veterinary Nurse Training Centre

Exciting For A Nurse Who:

  • Remains calm under pressure with a smile
  • Enjoys being part of a close team, hates drama and makes the occasional cup of tea
  • A passion for animal welfare and a commitment to providing high-quality care to pets and their owners.
  • Strong organisational and multitasking skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a customer service-oriented approach.
  • Do you possess a high degree of attention to detail?
  • Are you self-sufficient, persistent, team player, who is happy to muck in with whatever is going on / needed at the time?
  • Do you exude positivity, energy and passion while being approachable, a good listener and a clear communicator?
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development and a passion for advancing veterinary nursing knowledge and skills.

Join Our Team:

If you are a dedicated RVN with a passion for animal welfare and a desire to make a positive impact in the lives of animals and their owners, we want to hear from you! Take the next step in your veterinary nursing career and join us in providing exceptional care to our patients.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

To submit your application click the apply button.


Our mission is to continue the personal care we have provided to our clients and patients in Higham and surrounding areas.

Our Values: 

  • Treating your pets as we do our own
  • You and your pets interests always come before all else
  • Animal welfare is our highest priority
  • Our family includes you, your pets, our team and the business
Company info
01933 770200
3 College Street
Higham Ferrers
NN10 8DX
United Kingdom

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