Veterinary Nurse Auxiliary / VCA

Are you looking to join a busy independent small animal practice in the Tynedale area?

Orchard House Veterinary Centres is an award-winning, independent companion animal practice with three branches in and around the Tyne Valley.

We are looking for a Veterinary Nurse auxiliary or VCA with the genuine desire to nurture a compassionate and caring environment.

We are a friendly, local practice who are committed to caring for our patients, their owners and our staff. We pride ourselves on our exceptional, high quality, modern medicine and surgery. We have ultrasound, dental and x-ray facilities, in-house laboratory, and pharmacy and offer laparoscopic surgery.

This role is

  • Hours: Full / Part time
  • Holiday: 4 weeks plus bank holidays and an additional day per year up to 5 years’ service.
  • CPD allowance included and staff development encouraged.
  • Salary: DOE


For more information and to apply please email Claire Finnigan at

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