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Maternity Cover for Full Time Veterinary Nurse – based at Station Road Vets

The Role

We are looking for a hard-working Registered Veterinary Nurse who prides themselves on providing high standards of patient and client care to join our friendly team in Bath. This is a full time role working 35 hours per week over 4 days with every Friday off. You will work every other Saturday morning and 1 bank holiday per year with no other out of hour duties. A successful applicant will be keen to develop nurse clinics, be confident at anaesthesia, and happy to help with the daily running of the surgery. This practice benefits from the support of an experienced second full time Registered Veterinary Nurse. 

About Us

We are located in a popular area of Bath which benefits from local independent shops in easy walking distance. Station Road is a busy first opinion practice offering both consultations and operations daily throughout the week. We have two consulting rooms, a fully equipped operating theatre, x-ray facilities and practice laboratory. The team at Station Road are very friendly and pride themselves on their welcoming service. We also benefit from the support of our 24-hour first opinion and referral hospital in Bath. Station Road is the largest branch practice in Bath Vet Group and the team consists of 4 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 Veterinary Nurses, and a reception team. Each day there will be a dedicated consulting Veterinary Surgeons and an additional Veterinary Surgeon in the mornings to perform operations.
Bath Vets pride ourselves on our friendly working environment and our focus on staff wellbeing. Staff are actively encouraged to develop their skills and knowledge via in-house learning and CPD. 

Applicant Requirements

This role would suit a Registered Veterinary Nurse with previous branch experience who enjoys client facing and excels working in a close team. Applicants must be confident in performing nurse clinics and have good communication skills. This role is essential for bonding clients with the practice and therefore applicants must be willing to form a close working relationship with clients. 


4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays 

3 days paid CPD leave 

£550 CPD allowance per annum 

RCVS Membership paid 

Service based holiday entitlement increases 

VDS cover 

Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay 

Enhanced paternity pay 

Birthday leave 

Discounted veterinary fees 

My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships 

Cycle to Work scheme 


CPD/training support 

Paid bereavement leave 

Company sick pay 

Employee opinion survey 

Free uniform in a number of roles 

Annual pay reviews 

Social events 

Academy & Leadership courses 

Focus on employee wellbeing 

Relocation packages 

Career progression opportunities 

Free flu jabs 

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process. If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. 

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Maternity Cover for Full Time Veterinary Nurse – based at Station Road Vets
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