Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse - Leicester

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042021-19690

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse - Leicester

We are working with a two-branch practice in Leicester, who is looking to recruit a permanent full-time Head Registered Veterinary Nurse on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

This practice is a mixed veterinary practice treating an array of both small animal and farm animals (not equine) 60% small and 40% farm.

Our clients are a medium-sized practice working across two sites, based in Leicester, currently staffed by eight vets who are supported by a team of Registered Veterinary Nurses, Nursing Auxiliaries, Receptionists, and Administrators. With modern diagnostic tools and surgical equipment, the practice aims to ensure all animals receive the best possible care, with the team providing their own out-of-hours service for continuous support. Their facilities include x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, ECG, Dental Suite, separate cat and dog wards, and capnography

The Role and Candidate:

Our client is looking for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time permanent basis. You will be working 4 days a week over Monday to Friday, (or similar overall hours) plus Saturday morning shift on a rota. The normal practice hours are 8.30 am to 6.30 pm Monday to Friday, and Saturdays 8.30 am to 12.30 pm, you will be working between their two branches, based approx. 6 miles apart.

The role would suit a cheerful enthusiastic person who is interested in doing a variety of work including nursing clinics, anaesthetic monitoring, and lab work. You will also keep your professional knowledge updated by taking part in continuous professional development.

The Package:

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and great benefits, that include:

  • 5.6 weeks holiday
  • 3 days funded CPD
  • RCVS fees
  • Pension
  • Healthshield
  • Cycle to work scheme.

Ref: JN -042021-19690

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