Job Opportunities at Mercer and Hughes Veterinary Surgeons

All current job opportunities at Mercer and Hughes Vets will be detailed here, so keep checking back regularly.

Registered Veterinary Nurse RVN – Saffron Walden

We are looking for a motivated RVN to come and join our fantastic nursing team. You will be joining our growing hospital located in a beautiful part of Essex within easy reach of London, Cambridge and Stansted Airport. You will be primarily based at our Saffron Walden Hospital but may have to provide some cover at our two branches.

We provide our own in house emergency cover which is run by our dedicated night team. We encourage a healthy work life balance, meaning 38 hour weeks and a 1 in 7 weekend rota (days only) with time off in lieu. Part time applicants will be considered.

The ideal candidate will have good all round experience and work well within a large team. This is a truly hands on position where you will get to utilise your nursing skills, whether it be running your own clinics or providing high levels of hospital care.
CPD is funded and encouraged. Accommodation may be available if required. Pay will be dependent on experience.

If you have any questions or wish to apply please contact Becky at or call 01799 522082.

Student Veterinary Nurse (RVN) Position

We are looking for a student veterinary nurse RVN who has finished their first year of studies to join us.

Please send your CV and covering letter to

vet nurse with dog at saffron Walden vet hospital

We would like to advise our Saffron Walden customers that there will be some disruption due to the car park entrance being widened. This work is not being carried out by ourselves and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.