Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse - Hampstead, Camden

  • Location

    Hampstead, Camden

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Circa £32,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092021-22118

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse - Hampstead, Camden

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them at their practice in Hampstead, Camden as their Head Veterinary Nurse. This is a full-time role that would suit a confident RVN who is ready to take the next step into a Head Nurse position or who has previous Head Nurse experience.

The Practice:

They have eight branches across North London and are a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. They’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.

They’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how they work and always have opportunities for career progression, which they love to see.

Their mission to deliver progressive, around-the-clock care means employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

They provide ongoing support to their teams, both in practice and through a dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from the advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent role where you will be working 40 hours per week.

The role will involve all aspects of nursing as well as leading the nursing team. It would suit a confident RVN who is ready to take the next step into a Head Nurse position or who has previous Head Nurse experience. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of qualified experience. Clinical coaching experience or at least enthusiasm to become a Clinical Coach is essential. They are looking for someone who is keen to support and develop the Student Nurses, junior RVNs, and Care Assistants and is not afraid to get stuck in with the duties and to lead by example.

You will be fully supported within your move and they will offer full management training with a dedicated in-house internal training team. You'll have a friendly and positive attitude and want 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.

Head veterinary nurses may also be required from time to time to assist in the execution of other duties in the surgery when so directed by the Senior Veterinary Surgeon

The Package:

  • Competitive salary of circa £32,000 per annum (DOE)
  • Generous CPD allowance and in-house CPD available
  • Ongoing training is provided as relevant to your role
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • 25 days paid annual leave
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • The branch has receptionists, so there is very little reception work.
  • Located right across the road from Hampstead Heath and one minute from the overground station. Charming area with cafes, supermarket and grocery store just doors away.  

Ref: JN -092021-22118

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