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Veterinary Nurse - Northamptonshire

Towcester Veterinary Centre
Competitive Salary
Closing date
2 Jun 2021

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Animal Health, Small Animal, Practice, Veterinary
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Veterinary Nurse
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Small Animal Registered Veterinary Nurse
Full time including 1 weekend in 6

Towcester Veterinary Centre is a mixed veterinary practice located over 4 sites within and around the historic town of Towcester, Northamptonshire. We are an RCVS accredited, independent practice, with a friendly team who are dedicated to delivering great service with a personal touch.

Our Small Animal practice has attained Tier Three status and includes a hospital plus 2 smaller sites.  We are a Gold Standard Cat Friendly clinic, offering separate dog and cat waiting areas and ward facilities.  We have two surgery certificate holders and one medicine certificate holder and therefore have the opportunity to work cases up to the highest degree.  We offer laparoscopy, endoscopy, orthopaedic work and have an extensive in-house lab, ultrasound and digital x-ray equipment to support our treatment.  Our lab facilities include Milab/Vetscan and bacterial culture testing, and you will be trained to use this equipment.   We offer nurse clinics including weight and nutritional advice, puppy and kitten checks, socialisation visits and puppy parties, and you will be involved in all of these (when restrictions allow).

We hope to recruit a self-motivated and committed RVN who is confident with the responsibilities of the role and able to contribute effectively to our existing team.  They will be passionate about animal care, organised and proactive to ensure they achieve the required tasks without close supervision.  Communication skills are also key, as well as enthusiasm and resilience - we work in a challenging but ultimately rewarding industry!

This position could suit a recently qualified or a more experienced nurse.  If you are ready for a change and have a confident and positive outlook, then we would like to hear from you!

Benefits include CPD allowance, RCVS fees paid and staff discount.

To be considered for this role please submit your application by clicking the apply button.



Towcester Veterinary Centre started in 1905. Then, it was a one vet farm practice. Today, our small animal veterinary practice in Burcote Road, Towcester has six vets. Our large animal veterinary practice, which also operates from Burcote Road, has three vets. Our equine hospital at Plum Park, Paulerspury, Northamptonshire, has six vets. Both sites are supported with a full team of nurses and other support staff.

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Burcote Road
NN12 6JW
United Kingdom
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