Permanent Deputy Head RVN - Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £25,000 – £27,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -082021-21696

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Permanent Deputy Head Registered Veterinary Nurse - Swindon, Wiltshire

We are currently working with a truly enterprising, forward-thinking independent veterinary practice that is looking for a Deputy Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their growing practice in Swindon, Wiltshire. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced veterinary nurse to join a dedicated team on the cusp of expansion and forging leading-edge ideas in practice design, patient care & customer delivery.

The Practice:

This practice prides itself not only on innovative technology and online booking systems but also on delivering a first-class veterinary service to both patients and their owners. In addition, a media outlet enables pet owners around the world to access the expertise of the team through their live online broadcasts and case studies. At present, the practice has a team of 10 vets, 13 nurses, 6 VCAs, 7 SVNs, and a support team that provides 24-hour care via a dedicated emergency service.

Facilities include:-

  • 2 theatres
  • Ultrasound
  • Digital x-ray
  • Orthopaedic kit
  • In-house blood testing,
  • Dental suite
  • Advanced anaesthetic monitoring
  • Separate waiting areas for cats and dogs
  • This is a friendly, family practice with strong values that are investing in their future.

The Role:

  • This is a full-time permanent position. 
  • Hours: Mon- Fri 36.5 hours, 4 days a week.
  • Weekend: 1 in 3 back-up (Don’t need to be in the practice). 
  • OOHs/On Call: NO.
  • Sole Charge: NO.
  • Branch Work: NO.

The Candidate:

This family-owned busy practice is looking for an experienced nurse with good nursing skills and ability. A keen and dedicated veterinary professional who communicates well with others.  

The Package:

Salary: Competitive between £25,000 – £27,000 p/a subject to experience


  • CPD: £750 3 days, certificates are funded too
  • Holiday 5 weeks, plus bank holidays
  • Pension: Standard 
  • Plus other benefits

Ref: JN -082021-21696

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