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Registered Veterinary Nurse - Grimsby

Salary dependent on experience
Closing date
14 Oct 2021

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Small Animal, Hospital, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
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Job Details

Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location: Grimsby

Hours: Permanent, 12 hours on a Saturday, 8am-8pm and either 2 or 3, 8.5 hour days per week (days negotiable).

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

VetFinders are recruiting for one of the UK’s leading animal welfare organisations for animals, supporting sick, injured and homeless pets and caring for more than 40,000 animals every year through rehoming, veterinary and education programmes.

The Role:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join a friendly, highly qualified and exceptionally accommodating team at their purpose built, fully equipped hospital, in Grimsby.

Duties include:

  • Dispensing medication as instructed by the veterinary surgeon
  • Provision of nurse clinics to include vaccination clinics and education of the general public with regard to pet welfare
  • Monitoring and administering treatments to patients in kennels and maintaining records.
  • Radiography
  • Maintaining anaesthesia and surgically assisting the veterinary surgeon in theatre
  • Preparing samples in the laboratory for postage and performing some routine laboratory tests
  • Assisting the receptionist as required with booking appointments, record keeping, receipt of donations etc.
  • Providing excellent customer service to our customers

Out-of-hours work is shared on a rota. Working hours include a paid lunch hour and additional breaks.

You will have good communication and organisational skills and an ability to stay calm under pressure. A caring and enthusiastic attitude is required together with the ability to work on your own as well as part of a team.

Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

  • Competitive salary
  • VDS paid
  • CPD paid
  • 4 weeks paid holiday plus bank holidays

Must haves:

  • Fully qualified veterinary nurse
  • Registered with RCVS
  • Confident in all aspects of veterinary nursing
  • Demonstrable customer service skills
  • Provision of nursing clinics
  • Laboratory skills
  • Use of computerised records


To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV in application.

Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first, just let us know the job reference, Thanks and Good luck, VetFinders.


VetFinders is a recruitment business with a social mission at its heart. We are more than a recruitment business whose only aim is to make a profit, this isn’t us! We aim to make a profit of course we do but we work with a number of charities  giving back to the industry we love.  Giving is at the heart of our business, we work with the local college Askham Bryan sponsoring two nurse students through their studies, have worked  with Street Vet advertising their roles for free, donate to a local charity helping disabled and life limiting children with animal therapy and work with Blue Cross. When we place candidates in a new role we donate enough to pay for a Blue Cross nurse for the day. ‘A dream job for you, a Blue Cross Nurse paid for too.’

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01904 563118
Forest Farm Business Park
YO19 4RH
United Kingdom
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