Registered Veterinary Nurse

Horsham, West Sussex, England
Anderson Abercromby Veterinary Referrals
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Anderson Abercromby Veterinary Referrals

We’re looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) to join the Anderson Abercromby Orthopaedic Referrals team at our fantastic purpose-built facility near Horsham. 

Do you have a particular interest in surgical nursing? Looking to take the next step in your career?

You’ll get a salary of £26,500 – £29,000 DOE and excellent benefits.

Why are we great to work for?

Anderson Abercromby Veterinary Referrals is a busy, dedicated, small animal orthopaedic and spinal surgery referral practice. The Veterinary team comprises of two RCVS Specialists in Small Animal Surgery, one ECVS Diplomate in Small Animal Surgery, and one RCVS Advanced Practitioner. The nursing team comprises of ten RVNs and three VNAs led by an experienced Head Nurse.

Overall, the practice team has a supportive team culture and offers a great opportunity to work at a referral practice. We provide high levels of surgical and inpatient care. We are RCVS PSS accredited.

Two years ago, the practice re-located to a newly refurbished building with excellent facilities (3 operating theatres and on-site CT) in a beautiful rural setting. We are very well equipped to deal with the full range of orthopaedic procedures (THR, TPLO, CUE, arthroscopy etc).

If you are passionate about patient and client focussed care, then get in touch.

The Role: This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) with 1 in 6 weekends on-call and two days back in lieu. No OOH. Shifts range from 7:30am – 7:30pm (8-hour day). Part-time considered with a fair share of late shifts.

Okay, sounds good, what benefits do you offer?

  • 6 weeks paid holiday, including Bank Holidays
  • £600.00 CPD Allowance per annum – 3 days
  • Health Shield – wide ranging contributions for health and wellbeing treatments, from dentistry to sports massage
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • In-house CPD/training support
  • Company sick pay
  • Colleague engagement survey
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Career progression opportunities

If you are interested in the role or would like to gain further information, please contact our Practice Manager Sarah Booth ( ). Informal enquires can be made to Sarah Bateman RVN (Head Nurse) during normal opening times (01306 621269).

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