Greater Manchester
Veterinary Nurse

Surgery Information / Job Description

Due to a team member sadly relocating, we are now looking for a forward thinking Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our great team at Swinton Vets4Pets.

You will be joining practice owner and veterinary surgeon, Keely Walker, and her friendly and supportive team of 2 Vets with 30 years combined experience, 2 RVNs, 3 SVNs, a Practice Manager and 4 Client Care Advisors. Keely is a 2004 Edinburgh graduate, and is passionate about providing world class clinical care at the very heart of the community. She has a certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice and an interest in medicine, and encourages her team to also pursue their own interests with support in certificates and a generous CPD allowance.

This growing and progressive practice is RCVS Tier 2 accredited, purpose built to industry leading standards and has state of the art equipment, including in-house lab, digital x-ray, blood pressure, dental machine and ultrasound. Located in a busy residential area, within walking distance of the train and bus stations, there is a great variety of cases and flow of potential new clients with an increasing amount insured.

Person Specification

We are looking for an RVN who is passionate about their role and has all round nursing skills; being sensitive to clients requirements and promoting a professional image at all times. Excellent customer service and patient care is extremely important to us, so we are looking for individuals who share our high standards and work ethos with effective communication skills and be enthusiastic about giving the best service to our clients. 

This is a full time role, 40 hours per week over 4 days with 1 in 3 Saturdays (9am - 2pm), and time off in lieu when working a Saturday, ensuring an excellent work/life balance.


Our benefits include:
• Salary up to £26k based on experience
• Enhanced annual leave of 28 days including bank holidays rising to 33 days including bank holidays after 2 years’ service; plus annual birthday leave
• No Sunday working
• No OOH
• Contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance and life assurance 4 x annual salary
• Generous CPD
• Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)
• Exclusive company discounts and rewards – including 20% off at Pets at Home, The Groom Room and Vet Group

If you enjoy working closely within a team to deliver the best levels of patient and customer care, taking full ownerships or tasks and responsibilities, then we would love to hear from you!

To apply, please visit

Location: M27 6AH

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