VA376 – Acton – Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse

Are you feline like you are ready for a new challenge and role….welcome to Acton! This incredibly cat friendly practice is looking for an RVN who is wanting to jump into a senior role and take the bull by the horns (so to speak!)

Before we delve into the nitty gritty, here is what we offer you:

Our senior RVN salary band is £33,000 to £37,000 depending on experience and providing room for growth within the role.

As a Goddard RVN you will benefit from:

– 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays- 2 days paid CPD leave every year- Additional responsibility allowance (where applicable)- Relocation assistance (where applicable)- Flexible working options- Generous colleague introduction reward- 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme- RCVS and BVNA fees covered- The opportunity to join our private medical insurance scheme at a reduced rate, as well as a medical cashback plan involving refunds on many routine medical costs such as dental care, physiotherapy, optician, chiropractic fees, and more- Shopping discounts- Generous colleague discounts- Petplan 20% colleague discount

About the role

This is a full-time 40-hourly week role including a weekend rotation.

There are no on-call requirements!

Set in an old bank complete with original vault, Acton is well equipped with everything you would need day to day, including a new dental x-ray machine. Acton is also part of the ISFM cat friendly scheme and is proud to be involved with lots of work for the Cats Protection Charity.

You will be working alongside a fantastic support team and experienced vet who are incredibly engaged in their roles and are looking for leadership to propel the practice even further!

You will also have the full support of an experienced regional manager who has worked in the region for years and takes his role in supporting his branches incredibly seriously with the upmost dedication.

The Mandeville Veterinary Hospital in Northolt provides out of hours support for Acton. It has state of the art 24 hr facilities including CT, an excellent ultrasound, scopes, laparoscopic equipment and an array of specialists.

The practice is ideally located opposite the Elizabeth Tube Line “Lizzy Line”, which takes you straight into central London in one direction, and through to Heathrow airport in the other for those important breaks away!

About us

In 2022 we celebrated our 70th anniversary and have 46 branches, 3 hospitals and our own nurse training college. We value all of our colleagues, and our forward-looking approach means we have introduced a Colleague Forum to listen to our peers’ views, as well as monthly Town Hall meetings with our board of directors, communicating real time updates, taking polls with live Q&A’s to ensure we’re making the right, collaborative decisions for our people. All our senior managers are Mental Health First Aid trained and we offer Wellness plans for all our new starters.

If you can see yourself in this role press apply now, and within 60 seconds your application will be with our recruitment manager Rose. Alternatively, please feel free to email her directly at for any other queries or to simply arrange a call and have a chat about other opportunities!