Registered Veterinary Nurse or Head Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse or Head Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - subject to experience

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122018-8167

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-02-04 00:00:00

  • Contact:


Our client is a family run 2 surgery practice in the Croydon area who are now seeking to recruit a Registered Veterinary Nurse or Head Nurse.

The Practice:

This is a small, friendly, family run practice which prides themselves on excellent customer service for both treasured pets and their owners. The offer a wide range of facilities such as; diagnostic procedures; hospitalisation; consultations; in-house laboratory; surgical procedures; dental and nurse clinics. Plus boarding and cattery facilities.

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 35-40hrs a week and would suit a Registered Veterinary Nurse with 2 years post qualified experience, however, a newly graduated Registered Nurse would be considered. There are a variety of shifts available between the hours of 07:30 - 20:00. The weekend requirement is 1:4 Saturday mornings from 08:00 - 13:00 and there are no out of hours required and no sole charge. There is a very small chance of branch work. Clinical coaching skills would be advantageous.

The Candidate:

For this role, you must be a Registered Veterinary Nurse who is an excellent communicator both written and orally, and, be a good team player within a small friendly, supportive team. You must be ambitious with a "can do" attitude and calm under pressure. Some clinical coaching skills would be desirable but not essential.


Role: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Start: As soon as possible

Hours: 35-40 hours a week

Weekends: 1:4 Saturday mornings' 08:00 - 13:00

Out of hours: No

Sole charge: No

Salary: Competitive dependant upon experience.

Ref: JN -122018-8167

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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