Full Time Small Animal Head Registered Veterinary Nurse - near Reading


Julie Powell
Or client has a successful small animal practice in Reading and are now looking for a Full Time Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them.

The practice is large and modern with 4 consult rooms; a dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room and a large modern theatre and prep room. They are conveniently situated in the lovely high street of Woodley – Just a 10-minute walk to and from the train station, with easy links to London.

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 clients and their pets. There is a strong ethos of teamwork and communication. The highly experienced Practice Principal regularly provides rewards to the team with Costa Fridays and the monthly practice star award celebrates the employee’s achievements as they very much focus on the teams’ well-being.

They are now looking for an enthusiastic individual to lead a team of nurses and help drive the practice forward. This role could lend itself to someone with clinical leadership experience or an RVN looking for their first Head Nurse role. The position will also involve; theatre work, medical nursing, nurse clinics, and helping with reception if there is a need. You'll take pride in the delivery of exceptional clinical quality and care, encourage a progressive clinical culture, and ensure all policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to by all of your team. There will be support for you in additional responsibilities such as student nurse training if this is an interest. You will work closely with the Head Vet and Practice Principal to ensure that our core values are met and that gold standard care is provided to all patients that come to the practice.

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.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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