Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Cheshunt, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £27,300.00 - £28,351.00 Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-1941

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Maxine Hollis

We are working with a client in the Cheshunt area of Hertfordshire who is looking for a Head Veterinary Nurse to join their well-established practice on a full-time permanent basis.


The Practice:

This is a cat-friendly practice which benefits from easy access to our clients' local 24-hour hospital. It offers a full range of diagnostic equipment with fantastic out-of-hour care delivered by dedicated night staff.


The Role:

You will be working with a friendly, supportive team including the branch partner, one vet, four student nurses, and receptionist.  As Head Nurse, you will be supported regarding recruitment, practice standards, marketing etc. This support will allow you to spend more time managing your team and doing what you love, nursing!


The Candidate:

The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of nursing duties as well as sharing best practice with your team and help to support and develop the student nurses in your practice. This role would suit an experienced enthusiastic self-motivated nurse.


In return, our client offers a very competitive salary and benefits package, which includes:-

£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

Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts

Childcare vouchers and much much more...



Role: Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: TBC

Out of hours: No

Salary: £27,300.00 - £28,351.00 per annum Dependent on Experience


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 JN -042018-1941 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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