Head Veterinary Nurse

Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary

  • Contact:

    Sarah Willis

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2448

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-05-07 00:00:00

  • Client:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a fantastic practice, that has an amazing opportunity for a dynamic and experienced Veterinary Nurse to join their practice as a Head Nurse on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Based in Crawley the clinic has a very long-standing and friendly client base who appreciate the personal service they provide. The practice is set in a great location close to the Gatwick airport and with very good links to central London via M25 or A3. The practice is based in a busy area surrounded by plenty of restaurants and leisure centres. Our client has a kind and caring team who are dedicated to delivering amazing client and patient care. They have a full range of veterinary services and facilities, including nurse clinics and dental procedures.

The Role: 

Our client is looking for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

he role will involve all aspects of nursing as well as the day-to-day running of the practice. This position provides you with the opportunity to develop nursing clinics and use your initiative to promote new ideas; more responsibilities will form part of this role with full support being provided by the nursing team.

As a Head Veterinary Nurse you will be responsible for a variety of nursing duties as well as sharing best practice with your team and helping to support and develop the student nurses in your practice.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

Key Benefits

£300 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training, RCVS and BVNA feed paid, 4 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays (FTE), Discounts to a range of external CPD providers, Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts, Childcare vouchers, Cycle-to-work scheme, Auto-enrolment Pension, Employee of the month awards, Hill's staff pet feeding scheme, Staff purchase scheme.

They provide all of this whilst you continue to develop your career and get the most job satisfaction.

The Candidate:

All applicants must be RCVS registered and be confident with all nursing duties.


Role: Permanent Head Nurse Role

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full Time

Weekends/Out of hours: TBC

Salary and benefits: Competitive salary based on experience, plus benefits package

Ref: JN -042018-2448

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: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.

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