• Registered Veterinary Nurse (Locum shifts)

    Location: Hours: Full time, Part time Practice: Village Vet Salary: up to £20 per hour Practice Details Village Vet

We are a well-established, RCVS accredited, small animal primary care practice that covers the locations of London and Hertfordshire. Alongside all our primary care services we also have four 24-hour continuous care hospitals supported by our highly certified specialists and general practice teams to ensure the highest form of veterinary care for the benefit of pets and clients alike. 


Your role and responsibilities

Village Vet are seeking adaptable and reliable registered veterinary nurses (RVNs) for locum or contract shifts across their London, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire practices and hospitals.  

You will help deliver a very high standard of patient and client care alongside our friendly, experienced and talented clinical teams.

The roles offer a flexible way of working and once you have signed up, you'll have access to our 'live' list of shifts and will be able to request those that suit you and your schedule. This includes on an adhoc and ongoing basis for both day and night shifts.



  • 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 among our team.

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


We would love to hear from you, please contact Anna Smith at [email protected] if have any questions about the role or to apply, please complete the application form below.

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