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Linnaeus Registered Veterinary Nurse in London, United Kingdom

Your role and responsibilities

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Surgeon (RVN) to join the highly experienced team at Highgate and develop their clinical skills with a varied caseload.

Village Vet Highgate is a beautiful, 3-Vet practice, a short walk from Tufnell Park station on the northern line. This modern practice has a loyal client base and a variety of facilities, including a separate cat ward and a dedicated hydrotherapy service.

You would be joining a supportive and welcoming team and will be responsible for providing outstanding patient care for emergency, medical and surgical cases, supporting the patient journey from admission to discharge.

Our senior vet also holds a certificate in feline medicine and has a strong interest in dentistry and we see non-routine medical cases and emergency surgeries too. This is a practice where your career progression and professional development will be fully supported and encouraged.

Nursing duties include consultations, diagnostics, anaesthesia, assisting in theatre and management of associated peri-operative care. Our Registered Veterinary Nurses (RVNs) support our junior associates so an interest in mentoring is an advantage.


  • 42hrs/week - Monday to Friday, 1: 4 Saturdays


• 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave

• RCVS and VDS fees paid

• CPD £500 allowance with 2 days to attend CPD courses

• Access to an extensive range of clinical and non-clinical learning and development programmes

• Career progression opportunities

• Staff discount schemes

• Life Assurance

• Enhanced sickness pay

• Enhanced equal family leave

• E-car salary sacrifice scheme

• Wellness program including:

• Gym membership discount

• Employee assistance program

• Eyecare voucher scheme

• Free annual Flu jab

• Cycle-to-work scheme

• Recruitment referral reward scheme

About Us

“To be recognized as an exceptional and trusted provider of primary veterinary care to our patients and clients within the communities that we serve. Every patient, every client, every visit”.

Village Vet is a progressive, forward-thinking, premium veterinary group with small and medium-sized primary care practices, four large 24-hour hospitals, and a referral centre. Village Vet is based in London, Hertfordshire, and Cambridge. We believe in supporting and investing in our staff, our facilities, and ensuring that our clients and their pets receive only the best, modern primary care or specialist care. Our staff are motivated and encouraged to gain additional certifications across all levels of employment and we offer career progression within our group. We have a strong recognizable brand, and we are looking for people who share our vision and our culture. We have over 400 staff members across our 32 sites and are very proud of our achievements and our reputation in the veterinary profession.

At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our Associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Program that is available for everyone.

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 the role or for an informal chat to discuss it further, please get in touch with our Talent Acquisition Specialist, Purvi Kataria at