Veterinary Nurse Job at White Cross Vets, Widnes – in Widnes

Job Description

Posted on 11/06/2021

About the role

We are now recruiting for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our Widnes team. To be successful in this role, you will be passionate about providing high quality clinical care to all pets. You will provide an outstanding client experience and help to create and maintain an efficient clinic. The successful candidate will uphold and adhere to the White Cross Vets Principles both within the clinic and when representing White Cross Vets externally at all times.

Our nurses work over 5 week days, and a share of Saturdays (1:3)– 37.5 hours in total, time given back for Saturday hours. No out of hours.

About the practice

Our Widnes practice is well equipped with digital x-ray, dental x-ray & ultrasound, BP monitoring, multi parameter anaesthetic monitoring, in house bio chem and haem analyser. Practices that truly look after their team members are hard to come by. That’s where White Cross Vets stand out. As one of the top employers in the UK, we offer candidates an excellent package with the opportunity to enjoy a superb work/life balance. It’s an excellent place to work, with a super team who love working with us, reflected in them voting for us to win numerous wellbeing and employer awards.

Applicant requirements

We are looking for a highly motivated veterinary nurse who can thrive in our high-quality practice. You will relate to our core principles of quality, integrity, responsibility and growth, fitting seamlessly alongside our friendly practice teams as you work with team to provide a quality experience for pet owner and pets alike.

Minimum of 2 years’ experience in UK / Small Animal practice

RCVS registered

Strong communication skills

Ability to work well in a team

A passion to deliver great clinical quality and fantastic client service

Desire and passion to care for pets as if they are your own

Further team member benefits include:
6.6 weeks paid holiday including bank holidays

3 days paid CPD leave

£550 CPD Allowance per annum

Simply Heath Plan

VDS Membership paid

Service based holiday entitlement increases

Extra day of holiday and a personalised gift on your birthday

Childcare voucher scheme

Free preventative veterinary care for your pets

My Benefits – various discounts including retail & gym memberships

Five days to volunteer for a charity of your choice

Practice social events

Opportunity for career development

Contribution towards a Fitbit and weekly challenges

Cycle to Work scheme


CPD/training support

Paid bereavement leave

Enhanced parental leave pay

Company sick pay

Employee opinion survey

Free uniform

Annual pay reviews

Social events

Sponsorship for overseas employees

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.


Any questions before applying?

Speak to Laura Collings from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Laura Collings

Recruitment Manager – North

[email protected]

About Company

Company: White Cross Vets, Widnes –

Company Location:  Widnes

Job Category: Healthcare Jobs, Health & Medicine Jobs

About White Cross Vets, Widnes -