Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Generous Salary Package of £30,000 p/a

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032019-9328

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-06 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a practice in Reading, Berkshire that is looking for a full-time permanent Head Registered Veterinary Nurse. This fast-paced busy small animal practice is looking for a confident clinical coach that will oversee the theatre list and SVN coaching.

The Practice:

The practice offers a well-equipped surgery including digital x-ray, consult rooms, separate kennels, cattery, prep, and theatre. The practice is very busy, often with 20+ ops per day. This practice aims to offer the highest standards of care with prices affordable for everyone. They are proud to consistently offer prices amongst the lowest in the UK with a standard of care that is never compromised. So their clients can benefit from the right care for their pet, at the right price.

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time position working 40 hours a week, with 1 in3 weekend rota for which you will be given time off in lieu. Their late evenings and bank holidays on a rota basis and no out of hours.

In return, our client offers an excellent package that includes -

  • A generous salary package of £30,000 p.a.
  • 28 days’ holiday plus 2 days CPD training days
  • Fantastic training and career development opportunities within the group
  • £500 CPD allowance
  • RCVS fees paid

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate would need to be a clinical coach to the practices SVN’s and be confident in overseeing a busy theatre list each morning. A keen interest in schedule 3 procedures is highly desirable.


Role: Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: 1 in 3

Out of Hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Generous Salary Package of £30,000 p/a- Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -032019-9328

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:

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