Night Registered Veterinary Nurse

Quedgeley, Gloucester, England
Wood Veterinary Group
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Wood Veterinary Group

Night Registered Veterinary Nurse – Wood Vet Group – Quedgeley, Gloucester

Wood Veterinary Group have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated, Night Nurse to join our progressive and dedicated OOH team on the edge of the beautiful Cotswolds, with good motorway access to the South-West, London, and the North.

The role is based within our RCVS Accredited Small Animal Hospital and Emergency Services Clinic in Gloucester. We offer a challenging and varied caseload, supporting numerous other practices in the county, as well as our own clients. You will be part of a team of 6 dedicated night nurses working alongside 1 night vet and 1 night nurse each night, supported by a large team of small animal day vets, nurses, and kennel assistants, many of whom hold post qualification certificates. Our in-house Laboratory with dedicated technicians provides advanced diagnostics.

Our nurses enjoy a great work-life balance, enabling them to explore everything the locality has to offer in their downtime. With the historic attraction of Gloucester Cathedral and breath-taking countryside right on your doorstep, this location is perfect for nature-lovers. For those who prefer more of a city scene, you’re only a 45-minute drive from beautiful Bristol, and an hour and half from the lively Welsh capital of Cardiff.

You’ll be conscientious, hardworking, have a passion for providing gold standard veterinary care, and be confident in all aspects of emergency and critical care nursing. You will work a varied caseload where schedule 3 is actively encouraged, and additional training/qualifications are supported.

Salary: Up to £27,000 DOE

Working Pattern:

5 nights on, 10 off, equating to 121.67 nights per annum

8.3 weeks holiday to take in non-working time, equating to 19.5 days.

13-hour shifts, with a 2-hour unpaid break

Accommodation provided

CPD allowance of £1,000


  • Health Shield – wide ranging contributions for health and wellbeing treatments, from dentistry to sports massage
  • RCVS Membership paid, and one other membership subscription
  • Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • CPD/training support
  • Company sick pay
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Life Insurance – 1 x annual salary

To apply please send a CV to our Deputy Practice Manager, Naomi Grainger –

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