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Registered Veterinary Nurse, Full Time- Dudley Hospital

Blacks Vets
Dudley, West Midlands
Salary Competitive
Closing date
18 Nov 2021

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Small Animal, Mixed Animal, Hospital, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

Qualified RVN’s NEEDED-

Accommodation available, if required  

Ideally FULL TIME but PART TIME would be considered 

  RVN Required to join our award winning friendly team

  Based mainly at our Dudley Hospital (DY2 7BT) and with some cover of shifts at our local surrounding branches.  

Weekends will be at our Main Branch Hospital in Dudley (DY2 7BT)

 Golden Hello / Signing bonus up to £3,000 * T&C apply

(On the leafy edge of the West Midlands, but all within 30 mins of Birmingham City centre). We are a small animal, First Opinion and Referral Practice with a strong vet team of 15 including 6 Certificate holders (Cardiology, Dermatology, Soft tissue/Orthopaedic/Medicine, and Surgery.

Priding ourselves on being family vets for family pets, we have constantly pushed the boundaries on delivering the highest pet care through the calibre and qualifications of our Vets and Nurses and through the friendliness and professionalism of our Client Care teams. Big enough to offer award winning care, facilities and expertise for the Black Country's much-loved pets. Small enough to care for client and employees alike treating them as unique individuals - family matters to us.

Twice voted as Best UK Vet by the pet owning public, Winner of Practice of the Year, and featured on Prime-time TV, joining the Blacks Team places you amongst the best in the industry and at the heart of veterinary excellence. We know we are only as good as the people we employ and that is why everyone who joins us has been carefully selected because of the special qualities they can bring to our team.
There is a good social life too for those who want to get involved; lots of friendships and comradery, which all makes for a great work life balance.  Want to be in our gang?…:


  • Competitive salary, at Blacks we offer development and salary scales for career progression
  • 37.5 Hours per week, full time and part time, flexible working patterns considered
  • Pension
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid by the practice
  • Generous holiday, and an extra days holiday for your birthday
  • Bonus holiday day every 5 Years
  • We have a dedicated Night Nurse team, but the opportunity is here to gain OOH experience
  • Staff discount on pet care
  • Staff healthcare plan
  • Mental health first aiders
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free Flu Jab
  • Staff recognition and rewards- Employee of the month
  • Cat friendly
  • Access to state of the art diagnostic equipment, including CT, and 11 operating theatres
  • Diverse and interesting cases
  • Support of 15 vets, 20 RVNs and the Client Care team on a ratio of 1:5
  • 15 minute consultations
  • High % insured client base with dedicated Insurance team of 7 to process claims and provide guidance.
  • Superior care and professional satisfaction of providing our own in-house OOH, while on attractive rota of approx. 1:4 weekends with 2-days off the following week.
  • Annual external CPD allowance, which is supported and encouraged
  • in house CPD
  • A rewarding role with a great forward-thinking team, independently voted twice as ‘Best UK Vet’ and ‘Practice of the Year’. Featured on Channel 4’s The Interview and BBC2 Me and My Dog.
  • Regular colleague and family social events for those who want to be involved
  • Internal recognition scheme
  • RCVS- Wellbeing +  client service award 2018
  • Best place to work award- 2019


Our highly qualified veterinary team brings a diverse range of skills and certified areas of expertise . We regularly accept referrals from across the Midlands for Dermatology, Cardiology, Soft Tissue and Orthopaedic cases.

We are thrilled to have been awarded the title of 'Best Place to Work' at the Express and Star's Business Awards 2019. We have the Blacks staff family at the very centre of what we do and have dedicated a lot of time and investment to make ours a fantastic place to work. But don't just take our word for it... what do the members of the Blacks Family really think about working with us?

Pet Plan Vet of the Year Finalist

Clinical Director, Dr. Brian Hogan was a finalist for the Pet Plan Vet of the Year Award 2019. Voted for by clients and colleagues, this is a National award scheme hosted by insurance company, Pet Plan, to recognise outstanding service to the veterinary industry. Dr Hogan was one of three finalists and we could not be prouder that his incredible veterinary work, role as a mentor and Partner and his general positive influence on our family is being acknowledged on such a broad platform!

Workplace Wellbeing Award

We were delighted to pick up the Black Country Chamber of Commerce's award for Workplace Wellbeing at their recent prestigious awards ceremony. This award has special meaning to us as our team’s wellbeing is at the very heart of our operation. Over the course of the last 18 months we have invested heavily in facilities and systems that help support, nurture and develop our team members at whatever point they are in their career. It is brilliant that our passion for the wellbeing of our team has been recognised by independent judges, plus it was fantastic to hear compare comedian Milton Jones call out our name TWICE as we won TWO of the ten categories on the night; also picking up the award for Customer Commitment.

Find Us
01384 252509
50A Hall Street
West Midlands
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