Head Veterinary Nurse

Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    South Elmsall

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are looking for an experienced Head Veterinary Nurse to lead the nursing team at our clients' practice in South Elmsall, West Yorkshire. This is a full-time permanent position that would suit a nurse with experience of leading a team or a nurse that is looking to take the next step in their career.

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. 

The Role:  
This role is full-time, working 40 hours per week (4 days working 10 hours per shift) with an equal share of Saturday surgeries required. 

Your average day will include a variety of nursing duties as well as assisting with clinical coaching within the practice. Full support will be provided as you will work closely with their experienced team.  

Evening inpatient care is covered by a dedicated night RVN team so no out of hours are required.

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will share their passion for delivering outstanding service and care to clients and patients. You may have previous experience leading a team or you’re ready to take the next step into a head nurse position. You will be fully supported with your move as our client will offer full management training with their dedicated in-house internal team.

In return, you will receive a competitive salary with excellent benefits including £300 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training, RCVS and BVNA fees paid, 4 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays (FTE), Discounts on a range of external CPD providers, Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, Auto-enrolment pension, Employee of the month awards etc.

Role: Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small animal
Location: South Elmsall, West Yorkshire
Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week 
Weekends: Equal share of Saturday surgeries
OOH: No out of hours
Salary: Excellent package is available that includes a broad range of benefits
Ref: HN/27347

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: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.

To discuss the role in more details:
Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference HN/27347 when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email 
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