Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Package Available

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092020-16477

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Client:


We are working with a client based in Maidstone, Kent that is looking for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their friendly and welcoming team in a Head Nurse position. As part of this role you will be supporting a Student Nurse so being a Clinical Coach is essential (or being willing to undertake training),

The Practice:

Our client has a bright, spacious, air-conditioned surgery that is purpose-built to industry-leading standards and is very well equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, a dental unit, and two consult rooms. 

You will be joining a small team of 2 vets, 1 RVN, 1 SVN and 1 VCA.

By joining our client you will have the opportunity to use your nursing skills to their full potential including theatre work and nurse consults and will need to be a team player with outstanding communication skills.

The Role and Candidate:

To apply you will have good general nursing experience and great customer service skills, be cheerful, down-to-earth, and enthusiastic with a genuine interest in animal welfare. As part of this role you will be supporting the Student Nurse so being a Clinical Coach is essential (or being willing to undertake training).

This permanent role is full-time, where you will be working 40hours per week with 1 in 3 weekends. With no out of hours requirements, this role supports a good work/life balance.

The Package:

In return for all your hard work and commitment, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous CPD (including funded Certificates)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVNA, VDS)
  • Exclusive company and high street discounts and rewards

If you share our clients' passion for delivering outstanding pet healthcare and great customer service then we would love to hear from you!

Ref: JN -092020-16477

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