Permanent Registered Head Veterinary Nurse - Reading

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £30,000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Philippa Hadley

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -062022-25470

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse - Reading

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head Veterinary Nurse to join the outgoing team.

Role: Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Location: Reading

Practice: part of a group

Team: The friendly team consists of 2 vets, 2 Registered Veterinary Nurses, and 2 Animal Nursing Assistants, all supported by superbly efficient receptionists. The team is zealous about providing gold standard care to the clients and their pets. They have a strong ethos of teamwork and communication.


  • The facility is large and modern
  • 4 consult rooms
  • A dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room
  • Large modern theatre and prep room

Hours: Typically, this role is 5 days a week, for a 40-hour working week. With no out-of-hours or on-call, and only 1:3 weekends.

Sole Charge: No

Branch Work: No

Applicant Requirements: The ideal candidate will be a passionate and confident nurse – registered with the RCVS. You will be dedicated to providing stellar service to both clients and their pets. Being a cake, pizza, and coffee lover is an absolute must! This is an opportunity to join a passionate team with a head office that actively encourages undertaking further qualifications that interest you.

Salary: They are offering a salary of up to £30,000 p/a DOE

Benefits: Excellent Package that includes -

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

Ref: JN -062022-25470

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