Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    West Byfleet

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -052018-3597

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2019-06-30 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-06-04 00:00:00

  • Client:


We are working with a practice based in Slough that is looking to recruit a full-time Head Veterinary Nurse on a permanent basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced head nurse to join a supportive and growing practice.

The Practice:

The practice is well-equipped with all of the staple facilities including digital x-ray, in-house lab, triage ultrasound, dentistry and will soon also have their own dental radiography. The clinic is a very busy one with a wide range of surgical and medical cases, and the nurses are all very involved with nurse clinics such as post-op checks, weight clinics and dental clinics.

The Role: The successful candidate will be joining a fantastic, well established team led by the Branch Partner and will work alongside one other vet, two student nurses and a PCA.

You will also share responsibility for inpatient care and theatre work with the other members of the nursing team and will be expected to support the less experienced members of the practice. The exact working pattern including any out of hours or weekends is to be confirmed.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for someone with exceptional communication skills and good clinical skills. You will be an experienced veterinary nurse with previous experience of a head nurse role.


Role: Head Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: To be confirmed

Weekends: TBC

Out of hours:

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive Package – Subject to experience – to include a range of benefits including £300 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in house training, RCVS and BVNA fees paid, exclusive retail days out and holiday discounts

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.

To discuss the role in more details:

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 JN -052018-3597 when enquiring about this vacancy.