Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    North London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £30,000+ per annum Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    James Cottam

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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We are currently looking for a Head Veterinary Nurse to join a dedicated practice based in North London. This small animal practice is looking for a full-time nurse to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Practice: 
Our client is a well-established, family ran independent veterinary group who pride themselves on providing the highest standard of veterinary care and client service possible.  They believe that every patient should be treated as if they were their own and aim to provide a friendly and personal service where their clients can feel comfortable.  As well as providing excellent routine veterinary care, they are able to offer the latest in veterinary technology and have a number of experts who they are able to call on.  With access to in-house facilities, they are able to provide quality and prompt results.

The Role:
For this Head Veterinary Nurse position, our client is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their team on a full-time basis working 40 hours per week.
The role will include weekends on a 1 in 4 basis working Saturday 08:30-17:00 and very occasional Out of Hours (3-4 a year). 
The role will involve a mixture of nursing duties, admin, and management.

In return, our client is offering a package that is dependent on experience and includes:
- Competitive Salary starting from £30,000 (DOE)
- Monthly bonus for meeting targets
- CPD encouraged and funded
- 3% pension 
- 28 days holiday including Bank holidays with an extra 1 day holiday per year of employment after 2 years continuous employment up to a maximum of 5 days
- Income protection insurance after one year

The Candidate: 
The practice is willing to consider nurses of all experience levels including someone wanting to develop into a Head Nursing role. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and motivated, as well as being a friendly team player. 

Role: Permanent Head Registered Veterinary Nurse
Type: Small Animal 
Start: ASAP
Hours: Full-time
Weekends: 1:4 Saturday mornings - day off the week after.
Out of hours: 3-4 times a year 
Salary: From £30,000+ p/a benefits (DOE)
Ref: JCO/28100

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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