Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £20,000-£26,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Martin Wilson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5548

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-08-20 00:00:00

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a lovely, independent, small animal practice based in Southminster, Essex. Our client is looking for a Head Veterinary Nurse to join their strong, well-established team on a full time, permanent basis.

The Practice:

Our client is a friendly, small animal practice based near Southminster who's services and facilities are designed to assist in routine care for all small animal pets. Our client has very kind, dedicated team of vets, nurses and support staff who understand the special role that your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to providing a dedicated service for young, healthy pets. Their goal is to practice to the highest quality and to provide a personal service for the unique concerns of each individual pets. This practice is looking for a new addition to their family.

The Role:

This is a full time, permanent position. This is a flexible rota during the working day between 8am - 7pm, There are NO OOHS involved in this position and only 1:3 Saturday mornings. This is an exciting, busy position and you will have a varied caseload meaning that every day will be different.

The candidate:

This practice is happy to receive applications from all candidates that fit this criteria. Dependent on the experience level of the nurse there may be a very small amount of sole charge involved in the role. Support and training will be provided for nurses new to the role. This position would suit someone looking to develop and become a key part of the practice and the team. The atmosphere at this practice is incredibly warm and friendly so the ideal candidate will be a team player looking to integrate with an already thriving team.


Role: Head Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full time

Start Date: ASAP

Weekends: 1:3 Saturdays 9am - 1pm.

OOHS: None

Salary: Highly Competitive £20,000-£26,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -082018-5548

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.

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