Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-860

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

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We are working with a client with a practice based in Slough, Berkshire 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:

Our client is a rapidly growing, small animal veterinary practices based in Slough 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 one vet 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 1 vet and 3 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 train student nurses.

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.

The package on offer includes:-

Salary of £27,300.00 to £28,351.00 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 -022018-860

We are an equal opportunity agency and look forward to assisting you with your future career aspirations. We have an experienced team of consultants that are ready to give you support and advice on applying for veterinary opportunities.

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and 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 for specific details of this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference (above) when enquiring about this vacancy.

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