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Registered Veterinary Nurse - Firstvets

Practice Site:
  • Firstvets (South Hetton)

Firstvets have eight surgeries, five based in the North East, one in Glasgow and two in the West Midlands. Staff investment is a priority for us and we ensure that staff undergo CPD through the year to ensure they are up to date with new drugs and treatments. Our aim is to provide our professional staff with a well-equipped, friendly and caring environment.


Are you looking for a new opportunity, working with a supportive and friendly team? No OOH's.


Firstvets, South Hetton are looking for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our busy first opinion small animal practice situated near the beautiful historic city of Durham. The surgery is based in a semi-rural setting near main roads to major cities, Newcastle and Sunderland. We are a three-vet site, with a team of qualified and non-qualified nurses and dedicated reception staff. Our workload is varied and challenging and we ask our nursing staff to play a key role within our practice.


This is a full-time role of 40 hours per week, worked over 5 days, with 1 in 4 weekends – no OOH's


In return, we will offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Up to 7 weeks annual leave plus Bank Holidays (with our buy/sell holiday scheme)
  • Paid professional fees
  • Company pension scheme
  • Fully funded CPD
  • Industry Leading Enhanced Maternity/Paternity and Adoption pay, offering 10 weeks full pay and 10 weeks half pay
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Staff discount
  • Access to a range of flexible benefits including Perkbox, subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme and more...


If this sounds like the role for you, click ‘Apply Now' to apply online or if you would like to chat about this role in confidence, please call/text Lisa on 07901 223 740

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Firstvets (South Hetton)
White Lion Clinic, South Hetton, United Kingdom, DH6 2TU
  • Salary:
    Attractive Salary & Benefits Package
  • Practice:
  • City:
    South Hetton
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  • Application Closing Date:
    30 April 2021
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