Permanent FT/PT Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

Permanent FT/PT Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Witney, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032020-14788

  • Published:

    10 months ago

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  • Client:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a small animal veterinary practice based in Witney, Oxfordshire. Our client is currently looking for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their very friendly team in West Oxfordshire.  

The Practice:

Our client has just passed their Practice Standards and has several clinical coaches on hand to train student nurses. With a fast-growing team, they have built a reputation for being friendly and professional, whilst working hard to form an integral part of the community. They work to a high standard and enjoy regular social occasions to let their hair down! The practice provides their clients with information that will help them maintain the health and happiness of their animals. 100% SA General Practice.

The Role and :

Our client has a great opportunity for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse permanent full-time position. Part-time applicants will be considered too. They are looking for a suitable candidate to work a 40 hours week with shifts that are either 8:00-16:00 or 12:00-20:00. 1 in 6 weekends with time in lieu is given and there are no OOH.

Qualified nurses also consult in nurse clinics and perform schedule 3 tasks. The Head Nurse will be responsible for preparing the nurse rota and leading the nursing team.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary (DOE) and benefits that includes an excellent CPD allowance.

The Candidate:

Our client requires a qualified Head Registered Veterinary Nurse with experience of leading and managing a team. They are looking for an enthusiastic person who works to a high standard within a supportive and close-knit practice. CPD is actively encouraged, and learning outcomes are disseminated at regular practice meetings in order for our client to continue to develop and improve.

The Summary: 

Role: Permanent Head Registered Veterinary Nurses

Type: Small Animal     

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week in line with shift pattern

Weekends: Yes - 1 in 6 (with days off in lieu)

Out of hours: No

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -032020-14788

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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