• Registered Veterinary Nurse (Floating) - West London

    Location: Hours: Full time, Nights, Weekend Practice: Village Vet Salary: £27,000 to £35,000 depending on experience Practice Details Village Vet

We are a well-established, RCVS accredited, small animal primary care practice that covers the locations of London, Hertfordshire, and Cambridgeshire. Alongside all our Primary Care services we also have a 24-hour continuous care hospital made up of our highly certified specialists and general practice staff to ensure the highest form of veterinary care for the benefits of pets and clients alike. We have been awarded with ‘Hospital’ status under the RCVS Practice Standards Scheme and have all the equipment you would expect us to, including full diagnostic facilities, an on-site lab, a dedicated ICU ward, separate cat/dog wards, and full theatre and dental suites.


Your role and responsibilities

Village Vet are seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) to work across our gold standard West London Village Vet Practices.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an RVN that enjoys the diversity (and wage!) of locuming but wishes to have the additional perks and stability that a permanent role can offer. You will be based in some of our West London clinics, which include:

Brook Green provides cutting edge stem cell therapy for dogs and cats; Ealing, a lovely practice located on an award-winning high street; St Helens; Chiswick, which has a visiting specialist orthopaedic surgeon; Kensal Green; West Hampstead and Brackenbury.

It will be a great chance to work within a large, supportive, friendly team across a number of sites, fully utilising your nursing skills in a varied and rewarding role. 

We recognise this role requires a high level of flexibility, and this is reflected in the enhanced salary offered.

Hours: 42 hours/week on average, including approx. 1:4 weekends. Some night shift cover may also be required.



  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave
  • Welcome package
  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • External CPD funded
  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Enhanced sickness pay
  • Enhanced equal family leave
  • Wellness program including:
    • Employee assistance program
    • Eyecare voucher scheme
    • Free annual flu jab
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Recruitment referral reward scheme


Part of an amazing global family

The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.

Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 veterinary health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.

Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK and Ireland among our team.

Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.

If you would like to apply for this position or would simply like to discuss in a little more detail – please contact [email protected] or complete the application form below.  

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