Permanent Full-Time Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Hemel Hempstead

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £27,300 - £28,351 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-601

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


  • Consultant:

    Jim Dixon

We are working with a client with a practice based in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire that is looking to recruit a full-time Head Veterinary Nurse on a permanent basis. This is a fantastic opportunity join a supportive and growing practice.

The Practice:

Our client is a rapidly growing, small animal veterinary practices based in the Hemel Hempstead area. They are a dedicated practice who are committed to not only investing in state of the art equipment to give patients access to the best possible facilities, but they are also dedicated to being able to offer the best possible care for all pets through their dedicated and experienced vets and nurses. The practice is closely linked to their 24-hour Continuous care and Emergency Centre which is based nearby.

You will join our clients’ small team of two vets and three experienced nurses at the practice. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player and have a passion for delivering outstanding care to your patients, as well as a first-class service to your clients.

The Role: 

This is a full-time permanent position, working alongside two vets and three experienced nurses. The exact working pattern is to be confirmed along with any out of hours and weekend requirements.

This role would be suited to an enthusiastic and enterprising HVN with the ability to motivate and coach student nurses.

The Candidate: 

Our client is looking for someone with exceptional communication skills and good clinical skills

The Package on offer includes:-

Salary of £27,300 - £28,351 Dependent on Experience

CPD allowance, with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training 

Auto-enrolment Pension

RCVS and BVNA fees paid

4 weeks annual leave plus Bank Holidays (FTE)

Exclusive retail, days out, holiday discounts and much, much more!


Role: Head Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Salary: Excellent package including a broad range of benefits

Ref: JN -022018-601

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

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