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Linnaeus Diagnostics Registered Veterinary Nurse in Higham Gobion, United Kingdom

Job Title: Diagnostic Imaging Registered Veterinary Nurse

Salary: from £29,000

Location: Davies Veterinary Specialists

Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Hours: 40 hours per week, 1:6 weekend rota with time back, plus minimal on-call duties

About us

Davies is one of the largest and most diverse, small animal veterinary referral centres in Europe, with a team of close to 250 people. We are situated in the beautiful Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire countryside, within 50 minutes of London by train. Founded 25 years ago, Davies is recognised as a leader in the veterinary referral sector offering a diverse range of multi-disciplinary services. We are also known for our pioneering sustainability initiatives within the industry, having gained the Investors in the Environment Green Award and won several other awards.

Your role and responsibilities

We have the opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) to join our Diagnostics Imaging team. As part of the Diagnostics team, you will work closely with our technicians, interns, residents, radiology specialists and fellow nurses on an interesting and varied caseload. You will have the opportunity to utilise a wide range of nursing skills as your involvement will include patients who are conscious, sedated, and anaesthetised in our state-of-the-art advanced imaging suite. To prepare you for this role you will receive a comprehensive 4-week induction programme.

You must be enthusiastic, flexible and enjoy being busy. Having high levels of accuracy and attention to detail are essential, together with being committed to providing high standards of service.

Although previous referral experience would be an advantage, it is not a requirement to apply. You will receive a comprehensive induction period of shadowing and support, to ensure you thrive in your new role!


  • Competitive salary

  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays

  • Additional paid day off to celebrate your birthday

  • Enhanced equal family leave

  • Enhanced sickness policy

  • RCVS & VDS fees paid

  • Life Assurance policy

  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme

  • CPD allowance

  • Extensive learning and development programmes

  • Progression opportunities

  • Staff discount schemes

  • Discounts with PetPlan

  • Access to discounted pet support

  • Local Incentive, freebies & reward

  • Wellness package, including;

  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) Health Assured, 24-7 People support platform

  • Gym membership discount

  • Cycle2Work scheme

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Flu vaccine voucher

  • Recruitment reward scheme.

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 Programme which is available for everyone.

If you would like to apply for this role, please click the Apply Button or for more information, please feel free to reach out directly to our Referral Nursing Talent Acquisition Business Partner – Becca Thompson at