About the Job

Weekend Veterinary Nurse

Up to £19 per hour DOE plus benefits

Choose Your Flexibility, Find your perfect fit at Vets Now Kendal

Join our exceptional team at Vets Now Kendal, the brand new out-of-hours service nestled in the charming market town of Kendal. As a weekend Veterinary Nurse, you’ll embark on a fulfilling journey from the ground up and play a crucial role in shaping the growth and success of our clinic. We are seeking skilled individuals who thrive on collaboration and mutual support and are passionate about providing exceptional veterinary care to valued patients and clients.

Your Gateway to a Diverse Caseload and ECC Experience

Our clinics offer a vibrant and diverse caseload, allowing you to continually develop your nursing skills and gain invaluable Emergency and Critical Care experience. During your shifts, you’ll collaborate with our amazing team of Vet Surgeons, Animal Care Assistant and Vet Receptionist, and you will have ongoing support and mentorship from our Senior Nurse, and Wider management team.

A Weekend Schedule That Suits You

At Vets Now, we understand the importance of flexibility and work-life balance. Our weekend vet nurse roles offer you the freedom to choose your working schedule based on what best suits your individual needs. You can work as little as two weekend dayshifts a month or more, allowing you to combine building a rewarding ECC career with your family life, a second income, or your busy lifestyle.

Investing in Your Growth and Success

We take immense pride in investing heavily in the continuous professional development of our team members. At Vets Now, you’ll have access to various professional qualifications, ample progression opportunities, comprehensive coaching and mentoring programs. Our CPD package is second to none, covering VDS and RCVS fees, and we will actively support you in achieving an ECC certificate, empowering you to grow as a Veterinary Nurse and make a lasting impact on the lives of animals and their owners.

A Great Place to Work

Often seen as the southern gateway to the Lake District, Kendal is just nine miles from Lake Windemere and boasts several castles, museums, historical bridges and buildings, many fine restaurants, and excellent local schools. By choosing to work for Vets Now in Kendal, you will not only be based in a stunning location but also have access to a first-class benefits and rewards package that includes:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Membership of our employee wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity policy, including 6 months full pay
  • Family-friendly policies, such as paternity and adoption pay schemes
  • 7 weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid volunteering days
  • £1,125 CPD allowance plus 20 paid hours pro rata
  • Vets Now For You – a reward gateway providing discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • UK Standard Pension contributions – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Up to 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary

Embrace a Fulfilling Career in Kendal – Contact Us Today

If you’re eager to make a positive impact as a Weekend Veterinary Nurse in the heart of Kendal, we encourage you to get in touch with Julia in our Talent Team to discuss this exciting opportunity further. You can reach out via phone at 07535651164 or email [email protected].