Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £27,300 - £28,351 per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-7157

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-12-10 00:00:00

  • Client:


  • Contact:


We are working with a well established practice in Surrey Quays, London that is looking to recruit a Head Veterinary Nurse on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

The practice sits over two floors with a large reception, consult room and theatre. You will be joining a small, friendly team consisting of an experienced vet and two nurses.

You will also have the support of our clients’ 24-hour hospital nearby to continue the exceptional care for clients and patients during out of hours.

The practice is close to the Thames and has great transport links into Central London.

The Role:

This role could be suited to an established HRVN with previous experience of leading a team or a confident RVN who is ready to take the next step into a head nurse position, while working in a nice, supportive environment.

The successful candidate 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.

This is a full-time permanent position for a Head Veterinary Nurse. The hours are 40 per week, with 1:4 weekends with time off in lieu.

In return, our clients’ can offer a supportive and friendly working environment, together with career development opportunities, an excellent package and great benefits that include: £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.


Role: Head Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Out of hours: To be confirmed

Weekends: 1 in 4

Sole charge - Some

Salary: £27,300 - £28,351 per annum, depending on experience.

Ref: JN -102018-7157

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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