Head Veterinary Nurse

Head Veterinary Nurse

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    Veterinary Nurse

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    Permanent Full-Time

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    Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits

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    about 1 year ago

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We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time Head Veterinary Nurse to join a small animal practice in the Tandridge district of Surrey. The practice is situated in a rural area however, it does have excellent transport links to London.

The Practice: 
Our clients' practice is equipped with state of the art facilities such as Dental X-rays, ultrasounds, capnography, electrocardiogram and endoscopy which allows you to provide the best quality care to your patients and their owners. 
You will be supported by a highly experienced team of 2 Vets as well a fantastic team of 3 Nurses, all of whom are dedicated to their clients and patients. You will also be part of a well-established network which will be available to provide any support as and when required.

The Role:
You will be involved in a variety of duties including all aspects of nursing as well as assisting with clinical coaching within the practice. You will have previous experience working in a small animal practice and you are now seeking a new challenge where you can develop your skills to lead a small team.

Full time working hours are 40 hours a week which includes a fair share of shifts, bank holiday and on call. Exact hours to be confirmed in your interview.

The Candidate: 
The ideal candidate will share our clients passion for delivering outstanding client and patient care and will enjoy working in a supportive and friendly environment. You will require a friendly and positive attitude and a desire to progress and expand your knowledge and skills further.

Strong mentorship and support will be available to help you develop your career and get the most satisfaction from your job. You will be free to devote all of your time to look after your clients and patients.

In return, our client is offering a very competitive salary + 20 days holiday + Bank holiday + RCVS + VDS + Career progression opportunities + Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts available

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:
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 CG/26238 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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