Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Pontefract, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary Reflective of Exp

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072019-11696

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2019-08-20 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to work at our clients' practice in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. This full-time permanent Head Nurse position is full-time and would suit an RVN with a minimum of 2 years of practice experience.

The Practice: 

This practice has a kind and caring team based in West Yorkshire who is dedicated to delivering amazing client and patient care. They understand that a pet is a beloved member of the family which is why they are so pleased to offer a full range of veterinary services and facilities, including clinics and dental procedures. 

Our clients' mission is to deliver progressive, around the clock care which means their employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

The Role and Candidate:  

This role is full-time, 40 hours per week, working shifts between 08:30-19:30 5 days a week. The weekend rota is 1 in 4 full weekends with equal time off in lieu given in return. Hub weekend hours are 07:45-20:15 and there will also be a share of the bank holidays and on call.

The Ideal candidate would have been qualified for a minimum of two years, that can work well alone whilst using own initiative and are keen to develop this practice further. You will have leadership and clinical coaching experience to be able to support and develop student nurses.

The Package:

In return, you will receive a competitive salary and they provide ongoing support to their teams, both in practice and through their dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from the advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The Summary: 

Role: Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small animal

Location: Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 4

OOH: A share of the bank holidays and on-call

Salary: Competitive Salary Reflective of Experience

Ref: JN -072019-11696

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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