Permanent Head Registered Veterinary Nurse - Hackney

  • Location

    Hackney, London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £27,573-£28,653 p/a DOE

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022021-18711

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Head Registered Veterinary Nurse - Hackney

We are working with a fantastic practice in Hackney, East London, that is looking for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time, permanent basis.

The Practice:

This is a busy practice surrounded by cafes, bars, restaurants, and the lovely Dalston Gardens just a 2-minute walk away. This branch performs a high volume of procedures is equipped with a full in-house lab, ethylene oxide sterilisation, and digital X-ray. The branch is set up over three floors with a separate cat ward and theatre. You will be working with a great team made up of 1.5 Vets, both trained in clinical coaching, and 2 Student Nurses. The branch is situated about 5 mins walk from both Dalston Junction and Dalston Kingsland station. There are also several nearby bus routes and use of a car park at the rear of the practice. They also have accommodation available if required in Kentish Town, which is approx. 15 minutes via the overground.

The Role and Candidate:

You will be involved in all aspects of nursing; responsible for a variety of nursing duties as well as sharing best practice with your team and helping to support and develop the student nurses in your practice. The successful candidate will be a Registered Veterinary Nurse as defined by RCVS with previous experience working in a small animal practice. The practice requires a confident HRVN with strong leadership abilities to lead a team of two SVN's and support the Vets with a high volume of procedures. The ideal candidate will have the drive to manage the admin side of the practice too! You will be working 40 hours per week with the standard 1 in 4-weekend shifts as well as a fair share of bank holidays and on-call.

The Package:

This role offers a salary of £27,573 - £28,635 per annum, depending on experience, plus £2000 London weighting. They also offer £300 CPD allowance with 2-days leave and in-house CPD available, on-going training is provided as relevant to your role, RCVS and VDS fees paid, 25-days paid annual leave, exclusive company discounts and rewards.

Ref: JN -022021-18711

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