Student Veterinary Nurse

Are you interested in developing your veterinary nursing career? Do you want to be part of a recently established, multi-discipline specialist referral centre? Do you enjoy working in a small, friendly and fun team?

As part of our structured growth plan, we are very excited to announce that we are opening up the next Student Veterinary Nurse vacancy at Hamilton Specialist Referrals. We are pleased to be able to offer this exciting opportunity to help someone to progress their career within the veterinary industry.

Role details:

  • Enrolment onto the VetSkill level 3 Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (companion animal) with MYF training.
  • 35 hours a week
  • This is a day release course which takes 2 years and one term to complete and requires attendance to MYF college one day per week.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year in a veterinary referral hospital in an ANA, Kennel Assistant or Auxiliary role
  • Passes in 5 GCSE subjects at grade C or higher including one in Science, Maths and English. Other qualifications may be acceptable, such as the Animal Nursing Assistants qualification, providing students also have GCSE Maths and English, or Key Skills / Functional Skills at level 2.
  • Able to travel to college one day per week i.e. Have a driving license and access to a vehicle.

For the right people, we provide:

  • Unlimited career development opportunities, due to our dynamic team structure which is focused on areas of expertise
  • Discretionary CPD allowance
  • Regular, free, in-house CPD from our world renowned specialists
  • A strong focus on employee wellbeing and mental health, including regular sessions with industry-specific resilience, stress management and performance coaches
  • A wide range of employee benefits, including private healthcare contribution, monthly wellbeing allowance and twice weekly fresh fruit deliveries
  • A nurturing, friendly and supportive working environment

Located in modern facilities, Hamilton Specialist Referrals is based in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, within easy reach of London, Oxford, the Chilterns and Cotswolds. The hospital is five minutes from the M40 and major airports. Find out more about the area at https/ to see how such a beautiful place can be so close to London!

If this sounds like the place for you, please apply by emailing your CV & cover letter to

The deadline for this application is 30th June 2022.

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Student Veterinary Nurse
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