Mar 10, 2019

Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Recruit 4 Vets
  • London, United Kingdom
Full time Small Animal / Companion

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a purpose built, modern veterinary practice situated in South London near Croydon; who are looking for permanent head veterinary nurse to join their team.

Type:  Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse  
Hours:  Full time  
OOH/On Call: No, 1 night per month inpatient checks 
Weekends: 1 in 4/5 Saturdays 8am-1pm
Salary: Competitive, generous CPD allowance and other staff benefits 

The Client: 
The practice is a specially designed, purpose built with state-of-the-art veterinary facilities and equipment. They pride themselves on providing the highest standard of care for small and companion animals. With a team of 3 vets, 2 nurses, 1 VCA and a reception team they are looking for a friendly an enthusiastic veterinary nurse to join their expanding team.

To be suitable for this role you must be comfortable with head nurse duties, organising rotas, managing the nursing team, handling interview with the clinical director, organising CPD and all other general head nursing duties.

Working hours are full time: 
Monday to Friday. Shifts of 07:45-16:45, 09:00-18:00 or 11:00-20:00 on a rota basis. 
No on call but 1 night per month performing inpatient checks 
1:4/5 Saturday 8am-1pm - half day off in lieu

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, a leader, friendly and a good team player who is passionate about providing the highest standard of care.

In return our client is offering a good package with generous CPD allowance and staff benefits.

To qualify for this position you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

What happens next:
Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference PW/24684 when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email
Office hours are 8.30am - 5.30pm.

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