Registered Veterinary Nurse – Nights


11th October 2022

Registered Veterinary Nurse – Nights

Salary: from £25,000

Location: Davies Veterinary Specialists, Manor Farm Business Park, Higham Gobion, Hitchin, SG5 3HR

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: On average 28 hours per week; 12 hours shifts on a 4 night on, 8 night off rotation.

About us

Davies is one of the largest and most diverse, small animal veterinary referral centres in Europe, with a team of over 200 people. We are situated in the beautiful Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire countryside, within 50 minutes of London by train. Founded over 20 years ago, Davies is recognised as a leader in the veterinary referral sector offering a diverse range of multi-disciplinary services. We are also known for our pioneering sustainability initiatives within the industry, having gained the Investors in the Environment Green Award and won several other awards.

Your role and responsibilities

We have the opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) to join our dedicated night team. As part of the night team, you will work closely with our night patient care assistants, interns and fellow nurses on an interesting and varied caseload. You will be responsible for providing outstanding care to our inpatients and you will be integral in our patient’s recovery as you will ensure their needs and requirements are met. To prepare you for this role you will receive a comprehensive 4-week induction programme.

You must be enthusiastic, flexible and enjoy being busy. Having high levels of accuracy and attention to detail are essential, together with being committed to providing high standards of service.

You do not need previous referral experience to apply for this position.


  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays on a pro-rata basis
  • Additional paid day off to celebrate your birthday
  • Enhanced equal family leave
  • Enhanced sickness policy
  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • Life Assurance policy
  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme
  • CPD allowance
  • Extensive learning and development programmes
  • Progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Discounts with PetPlan
  • Access to discounted pet support
  • Local Incentive, freebies & reward
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Wellness package, including;
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) Health Assured, 24-7 People support platform
  • Gym membership discount
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Flu vaccine voucher
  • Recruitment reward scheme

How to apply

Simply email your CV to [email protected]

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